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Coca-Cola produces 3 mn tonnes of plastic packaging

Coca-Cola produces 3 mn tonnes of plastic packaging

Washington: Soft-drinks giant Coca-Cola has revealed for the first time that it produces 3 million tonnes of plastic packaging a year, which is equivalent to 200,000 bottles a minute, a report said on Thursday. The data was provided to campaigner Ellen MacArthur, who is pushing for major companies and governments[Read More…]

Apple world's top brand, Facebook slips to 9th spot: Report

Apple world’s top brand, Facebook slips to 9th spot: Report

San Francisco: Apple displaced Google to become the top brand in the world in 2018 while Facebook, mired in data breach controversies, fell to ninth place in the top 100 brands globally, an annual report said on Thursday. According to global brand consultancy Interbrand’s “Best 100 Global Brands 2018” report,[Read More…]

Madras HC dismisses PIL against Pepsi, Coca Cola on using Thambirabarani river water

The Madras High Court rejected two public interest litigation (PIL)’s against supplying water to soft drink companies including Pepsi and Coca-Cola from the Thamirabarani river in Tirunelvelli. The court lifted the stay order from November 2016, stating water supply will not be curbed, according to ANI. The petitioner had accused[Read More…]

Lead, heavy metals have been found in soft drinks: Govt

Lead and other heavy metals like Cadmium and Chromium have been found in the samples of five different soft drinks manufactured by two major multinational companies in India, Rajya Sabha was informed on Tuesday. “Samples of five different cold drinks — Sprite, Mountain Dew, 7UP, Pepsi and Coca Cola —[Read More…]

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