AG Barr is accelerating its adventure against carbon neutrality saying that each one cushy beverages shopper multipacks shall be wrapped in 100% recycled shrink wrap by means of the top of 2021.
This transfer on my own will save 400 tonnes of virgin plastic a 12 months – that’s the burden of about 250 vehicles.
IRN-BRU is the primary of AG Barr’s manufacturers to make the transfer to 100% recycled wrap throughout its can multipacks, with the brand new sustainable pack set to hit cabinets around the nation from May.
But the corporate isn’t preventing with IRN-BRU. All its cushy beverages revealed movie shall be 100% recycled by means of the top of 2021, so IRN-BRU shall be joined by means of different manufacturers together with Barr Flavours and Rubicon.
Roger White, our leader government stated: “We’re always looking for ways to make our products more sustainable and we’re delighted to introduce this new 100% recycled film which has half the carbon footprint of its virgin plastic equivalent. This is just one step towards our longer term carbon neutral ambition, ensuring we play our part in reducing the effects of climate change on our planet.”