The production of 30% plant-based PET does not require the use of additional arable land, does not lead to any deforestation and does not compete with the growth of food crops intended for the local populations.


The new lighter bottles have a shorter neck and a sturdy, ergonomical shape that requires less plastic and fits comfortably the hand.  The bottles, which are made with reduced PET plastic, remain completely recyclable.


Greif Inc. was honoured as a Gold winner in the 23rd edition of the DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation. The 2011 program was centered on new developments, cost/waste reduction and improved sustainability.