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The Message in a Reusable Wine Bottle: Combat Climate Change

June 11, 2021

Glass bottles are the largest source of the wine industry's carbon footprint. Researchers have known for at least a decade that the single largest portion of the carbon footprint of a bottle of wine comes from the energy used to manufacture that bottle, transport it to the winery to be filled and then distribute it around the globe for consumption. Several companies are experimenting with new shipping methods.