Coke and Pepsi abandon the plastics lobby

Coke and Pepsi officials announced that they are going to stop using plastic bottles. The joint decision taken by two giant beverage selling companies will prove beneficial for the society at large. The companies aim at using recycled plastic bottles for the sustainable development of the environment.

Both the giants also said that they are going to set up colossal recycling infrastructure for the betterment of the society. The Plastics Industry Association encouraged the two giants saying that they are doing a great job to eradicate plastic pollution.

It is part of a company’s CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) activity. Coke and Pepsi, through their decision, is trying to make people aware that eradicating plastic waste from the environment will prove better for them soon.

Plastic pollution causes respiratory problems in humans, and female libido gets damaged to a great extent due to chemicals present in plastics.  The hormonal balance in humans gets destroyed to a great extent.

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Terms and conditions of the Plastics Industry Association

Last week Coke made a public statement that it does not agree with the terms and conditions of the Plastics Industry Association. Pepsi, on the other hand, remarked that the company finds the policies suitable.

The Plastics Industry Association aims to teach a lot about recycl ing of plastics in an economical manner. Pepsi went onto say that their membership with The Plastics Industry Association will end by December 2019.

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A member of the non-profit Plastic Pollution Coalition remarked that both the beverage giant made a mistake by being a part of the influencing committee.

Though the move taken by the companies will help calm some consumers. As people are worried about the ill effects of plastic pollution on both human and animal health, both the giants, have a long way to go to reassure the consumers.