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Report: Food Industry Needs to Take Responsibility for Its Packaging Waste

Nearly a third of the United States’ solid waste stream is product packaging – a Capri Sun drink pouch, a Starbucks coffee cup…
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Coca-Cola Bets the Farm on “Premium Milk”

Could Coca Cola's venture into premium milk be the greatest coup for beverage companies since bottled water?
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Coca Cola UK Marks 50th Anniversary with Zero Waste

Along with making significant reductions in energy and water losses, multinational beverages giant Coca-Cola Enterprises announced that waste from all its UK plants…
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Coca-Cola Promoting Recyclable, Reusable Display Racks

Coca Cola has launched a series of 100% recyclable merchandise display racks for use in both grocery and convenience stores. The objective is…
Maine Root, a Fair Trade Treat

Maine Root Brings Fair Trade to Soda

Maine Root has its origins in a pizza restaurant in Portland, Maine. Two brothers, Matthew and Mark Seiler, wanted to offer their customers…
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Sunny Delight Goes Zero Waste

Sunny Delight has reached its 2013 recycling goal three years early; several months ago, the firm's US and Spain manufacturing plants achieved zero…
Coca Cola China

Coca-Cola Pushes Sustainability in China

Now Coca-Cola is ramping up its sustainability efforts in China, including promises to promises improve packaging efficiency, while reducing the weight of its…
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Coca-Cola Europe: Companies Must Push for More Than Incremental Change

Coca-Cola Europe’s recycling director, Patrick McGuirk, recently acknowledged at a London trade show that his firm and others must do more than make…

Soda Tax Ideas Grow Among Local Governments

The notion of a soda tax has taken on new importance over the last few weeks as local governments increasingly consider the proposition–the…

Water Wars – the Beverage Industry as a Canary or Future Innovation Leader?

As the world wrestles with the challenge of a low carbon future, the issue of water – or rather, the lack of it…