Plant life is an essential part of our global ecosystem. back in 2009 the Coca-Cola Company began experimenting with plant life for a new purpose-- as a resource for creating bio degradable plastics.
It has been dubbed PlantBottle Technology, and we now have a great new alternative to petroleum based plastics called PET plastics.
Since hitting the scene in 2009, PET plastics have been used to manufacture 18 billion packages, saving an estimated 400,000 barrels of oil. This caught the eye of Ford, which asked Coca-Cola to help apply the new technology to manufacture car fabrics.
Coca-Cola was happy…