Nestlé puts a ‘caps on’ recycling message on its bottles – USA

Posted on August 18, 2017 by DrRossH in General

ReplaceCap LabelThe world’s largest bottled water company has started using the How2Recycle label on all the company’s half-liter bottles for major brands in the United States. Nestlé Waters North America own several well-known U.S. brands, including Poland Spring, Deer Park, Ice Mountain, Zephyrhills,

What about the plastic labels on the plastic bottles?  The labels do not last long on a bottle.  In a year long survey of plastic washed up on a fixed section of beach every day, the group BeachPatrol in Australia, found almost an identical number of plastic bottle labels as they did bottle tops.  About 30 of each per meter per year on that beach.     This has to be reduced and it is the manufactures responsibility to do this.