PepsiCo develops PET bottle

Pepsi Co develops world’s first 100% plant based, renewable sourced PET bottle. The bottles of the P...


Pepsi Co develops world’s first 100% plant based, renewable sourced PET bottle.

The bottles of the Pepsi’s products could become “greener” with an announcement. it has developed the world's first polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plastic bottle made entirely from plant-based, fully renewable resources including switch grass, pine bark and corn husks. The PepsiCo’s “green” bottle is 100% recyclable and far surpasses existing industry technologies.
"PepsiCo is in a unique position, as one of the world's largest food and beverage businesses, to ultimately source agricultural byproducts from our foods business to manufacture a more environmentally-preferable bottle for our beverages business," said PepsiCo Chairman and CEO, Indra Nooyi.
In the future , the company expects to broaden the renewable source used to create the “green” bottle to include orange peels, potato peels, oat hulls and other agricultural by products from its business.
Over 60 percent of the world's petroleum-based PET production is used as polyester for textile applications, while bottle production – usually for soft drinks – accounts for around 30 percent of global PET demand.
The plant-based bottle isn't the first effort by PepsiCo to move towards more environmentally sustainable packaging. Its Frito-Lay division was also responsible for the world's first fully comfortable bag made from plant-based polydactyl acid for its SunChips snacks in the U.S. and Canada.
PepsiCo says it will pilot production of the new bottle in 2012 and upon the expected successful completion of the pilot intends to move directly into full-scale commercialization.

Production in 2012

Combining biological and chemicals processes, PepsiCo has identified methods to create a molecular structure that is identical to petroleum-based Pet, which results in a  bottle that looks ,feels and protects its product identically to existing Pet beverages containers.
PepsiCo will pilot production of the new bottle in 2012.Upon successful completion of the pilot, the company intends to move directly to full-scale commercialization.

COMMENTS

BLOGGER: 2
Loading...
Name

Ad_articles,6,Adv_Jingles,6,Apps_Gadget,18,Blogging,2,Brand Mantras,10,Brand_Analysis,14,Brand_know,9,Brand_News,15,BRAND-UPDATE,55,CONCEPT,7,creative_Adworld,5,Design_Articles,16,Design_inspiration,2,Digital marketing,19,Innovative product and idea,21,logo_Inspirational,7,Magazine,4,Marketing_Fundaz,7,Naming Idea,61,Packaging_Inspirational,22,Print_Inspirational,9,QUIZ,4,Slogan Idea,1,social_Media,18,SWOT_Analysis,11,Tech Articles,31,tech_check,18,Think marketing,34,Top 10,1,Websites,1,Wordpress,1,
ltr
item
Creative Blog on Indian Brands | Marketing | and Advertising.: PepsiCo develops PET bottle
PepsiCo develops PET bottle
http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-qAHE6ZbeskM/Tc5hPad7XjI/AAAAAAAAApM/LJ3aJUunodc/s320/20110315115902ENPRNPRN5-PEPSICO-PET-BOTTLE-1y-1300190342MR.jpg
http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-qAHE6ZbeskM/Tc5hPad7XjI/AAAAAAAAApM/LJ3aJUunodc/s72-c/20110315115902ENPRNPRN5-PEPSICO-PET-BOTTLE-1y-1300190342MR.jpg
Creative Blog on Indian Brands | Marketing | and Advertising.
http://www.brandyuva.in/2011/05/pepsico-develops-pet-bottle.html
http://www.brandyuva.in/
http://www.brandyuva.in/
http://www.brandyuva.in/2011/05/pepsico-develops-pet-bottle.html
true
3948033306186318762
UTF-8
Loaded All Posts Not found any posts VIEW ALL Readmore Reply Cancel reply Delete By Home PAGES POSTS View All RECOMMENDED FOR YOU LABEL ARCHIVE SEARCH ALL POSTS Not found any post match with your request Back Home Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat January February March April May June July August September October November December Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec just now 1 minute ago $$1$$ minutes ago 1 hour ago $$1$$ hours ago Yesterday $$1$$ days ago $$1$$ weeks ago more than 5 weeks ago Followers Follow THIS CONTENT IS PREMIUM Please share to unlock Copy All Code Select All Code All codes were copied to your clipboard Can not copy the codes / texts, please press [CTRL]+[C] (or CMD+C with Mac) to copy