SUBSCRIBE

Breaking News on Food and Beverage Processing and PackagingWorldUSEurope

Products > Case Study

Sustainability: Get the Complete Story

Published: 26-Feb-2013 | Format: PDF file | Document type: Case Study
Related applications: Packaging Technology , Primary Packaging
O-I_Europe

When it comes to carbon footprint data, some packaging makers share only part of the story — the part that best favors their package. O-I is telling the complete story about glass packaging. We looked at the entire life cycle of our packaging — from raw material extraction through recycling and reuse — and it’s clear. Glass is endlessly recyclable, and we’ve found that it has lower carbon emissions than PET plastic containers. Read more from our life cycle assessment study.

Related Resources from O-I