Will PET bottles change tastes of Japan’s aluminum can collectors?

The beverage sector has long favored aluminum cans for being lighter, stronger and more easily recyclable than the alternatives, despite being up to three times more expensive than steel and twice more than PET.

But the economics of the sector are changing, and soda producers such as Coca Cola are increasingly packaging their beverages in PET bottles.

The low carbon …

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