The glass op­tion

YOURS (UK) - - Consumer News -

Dairy firms across the UK have seen a huge surge in de­mand for milk in glass bot­tles and that looks set to con­tinue this year. But waste char­ity Wrap said the en­vi­ron­men­tal ben­e­fit is dif­fi­cult to de­ci­pher. “For glass to be the bet­ter en­vi­ron­men­tal op­tion from a car­bon-foot­print per­spec­tive, our re­search shows that any bot­tle needs to be reused at least 20 times,” a spokesper­son ex­plained. If you want to make the change from plas­tic car­tons to glass bot­tles, con­tact your lo­cal dairy.

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