Five major U.S. brands collaborating on plant-based PET

06/06/2012

Coca-Cola, Ford Motor Co., H.J. Heinz, Nike, and Procter & Gamble have joined forces to accelerate the development and use of 100% plant-based PET materials in their products.

Together, these five brands have formed the Plant PET Technology Collaborative (PTC), which will support new technologies in an effort to evolve today's material that is partially made from plants to a solution made entirely from plants.

A PTC spokesperson told PlasticsToday all the companies share a common commitment to sustainable practices, including research and technologies focused on 100% plant-based PET materials.
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