Pepsico recycles the used PET bottles in Maharashtra

The Rs 1-lakh crore industry has around 50,000 preparing units, more than 2,000 exporters and utilizes around 4 million individuals crosswise over worth chain.

Globally renowned Food and Beverage firm PepsiCo India has accomplished 100 percent PET gathering and reusing in Maharashtra- – the second area after Delhi. Under the all-inclusive maker obligation EPR) programme, Pepsico India gathered 6,500 metric ton of post-consumer PET. The gathered PET is 100 percent reused guaranteeing zero percent landfill, the organization said in an announcement Monday.

Since there is no maker duty association in the state, it couldn’t be discovered the state-wide plastic impression or absolute tonnage of PET jug squander in the state in a year.

The Rs 1-lakh crore industry has around 50,000 preparing units, more than 2,000 exporters and utilizes around 4 million individuals crosswise over worth chain. Right around 90 percent of these units are little units, as indicated by the affiliation.

As a piece of its EPR program, Pepsico has worked with GEM Enviro Management, a waste administration organization and set up 100 accumulation focuses crosswise over 36 areas in the state to viably reuse utilized PET containers, the organization said.

Pepsico India’s head sustainability Juhi Gupta stated, “We have been taking a proactive approach to address the issue of plastic waste and we are striving to help build a world where plastics need never become waste.”

The organization has been working over different states to gather, isolate, and economically oversee likeness 100 percent of our plastic bundling by 2021, she said. Maharashtra is the second after Delhi to accomplish 100 percent PET reusing objective.

A good initiative taken by the firm is applauded all over the nation. Stay tuned for more updates.

Subscribe to our newsletter
Subscribe to our newsletter
Sign up here to get the latest news delivered directly to your inbox.
You can unsubscribe at any time