Single Use Plastic – Bacardi Removing Plastic Pourers and Plastic from Gifts Packs and Point of Sale Merchandise

An October 25, 2022 Bacardi news release advises that the company is “…removing plastic pourers from its bottles in the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico, Spain and Portugal … The plastic Non-Refillable Fitment (NRF) is commonplace throughout the spirits industry and is currently found in the neck of a number of the company’s iconic drink brands … The removal has already begun, and by early next year, all 1.75l bottles of BACARDÍ rum … in the U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico will no longer contain the plastic pourer … In Spain and Portugal, the plastic pourer will be removed from all brands in the Bacardi portfolio over the next six months ... A major milestone will be reached in 2023, when the company will remove all single-use plastic from its gift packs and point-of-sale materials …” #PlasticWaste #SingleUsePlastic @BACARDI