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July 17, 2020 - Packaging Insights

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Nestlé Waters North America propels rPET with big brand adoptions

Nestlé Waters North America (NWNA) has announced that three more of its US domestic still water brands have converted their bottles to 100 percent recycled PET (rPET). The Ozarka, Deer Park and Zephyrhills natural spring water brands, which have long been fully recyclable, are now using 100 percent recycled plastic in multiple size bottles. The rPET conversions are integral to NWNA’s pledge to achieve 25 percent rPET across its US domestic portfolio by 2021 and 50 percent rPET by 2025.

With the expansion of rPET to these brands, nearly 60 percent of all households in the US will have access to one of NWNA’s regionally distributed spring water brands in bottles made entirely from recycled plastic, the company notes.

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