Did you know?
It takes 500 years for a plastic bottle to decompose in landfill
When a plastic bottle is recycled it can make up a new bottle in as little as 6 weeks
Recycling a plastic bottle saves enough energy to light a bulb for 6 hours
Current reserves of remaining crude oil are estimated to last between 65 - 100 years
Using recycled plastic to make bottles uses about a third of the energy needed when using new material
48% of Coca-Cola Enterprises carbon footprint is in its packaging
In GB in 2011 around half of all bottles used were collected for recycling, more than ever before but that means around half were still lost