After more than 60 years, Coca-Cola is changing the familiar green packaging of its Sprite brand to clear plastic starting Aug. 1 in an effort to be more environmentally responsible. "Sprite's current
plastic contains green polyethylene terephthalate (PET), an additive that can't be recycled into new bottles, a key initiative for the company as it looks to reduce plastic waste," per CNN Business.
Taking colors out of bottles makes them more easily recycled.
Read the whole story at CNN Business »