PepsiCo Commits to 100% Recycled Plastic Beverage Bottles for its Pepsi Brand in 9 EU Markets By 2022

According to a December 2, 2020 news release, PepsiCo “… is committing to eliminate all virgin plastic from its Pepsi brand beverage bottles sold in nine European Union markets by 2022. The company will package the entire range of beverages under that brand with plastics recycled from post-consumer packaging (recycled polyethylene terephthalate, or ‘rPET’) … Germany, Poland, Romania, Greece and Spain will switch to 100% rPET in 2021, while France, Great Britain, Belgium and Luxembourg will be at 100% rPET in 2022 …” – The web link to the news release is included in the post on the home page of Plastic Food Packaging Waste News at https://pfpw.news/2020/12/04/pepsico-commits-to-100-recycled-plastic-beverage-bottles-for-its-pepsi-brand-in-9-eu-markets-by-2022/ #PepsiCo #Recycling #PlasticWaste #SingleUsePlastic