Why is Coke no longer in glass bottles?
Eventually, the glass bottle was overshadowed by the plastic model, as it was much easier and less expensive to transport plastic safely. Plastic bottles were considered to be more lightweight, resistant to breakage, and therefore superior in every way when compared to glass bottles.
Why does Diet Coke taste better in a glass bottle?
Glass is a more inert material than either aluminum or plastic, so it’s less likely to affect the flavor of your drink. That’s why drinking out of a glass bottle may be the way to get the purest Coca-Cola flavor.
When did they stop making Coca-Cola in glass bottles?
“For some 40 years, from 1915 to 1955, the only way you could have had a Coca-Cola was in one of these embossed glass packages (bottles). This really marks the end of an era for us.”