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July 13, 2011 · By Cassandra Profita

The impacts of bottles vs. cans: Further analysis

I wanted to respond to Eliesparrow's questions about the impacts of recycling bottles and cans with some additional information that I got from the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality's packaging expert and waste prevention specialist David Allaway. Continue reading →

Filed under: Sustainability, Bottles vs Cans, Life-cycle analysis, Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, Recycling


July 13, 2011 · By Cassandra Profita

Beer in cans or bottles? Your thoughts

Several people chimed in with their thoughts on the environmental impacts of drinking beer in glass bottles versus aluminum cans. Continue reading →

Filed under: Sustainability, Bottles vs Cans, Life-cycle analysis, Recycling


July 08, 2011 · By Cassandra Profita

The greener beer: In bottles or cans?

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Filed under: Sustainability, Bottles vs Cans, Foodie Friday, Life-cycle analysis



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In the Pacific Northwest, the environment is personal - it's where we live, work and play. Oregon Public Broadcasting's Ecotrope will bring you news and insight on the region’s environmental issues. Site curator Cassandra Profita is an award-winning reporter with degrees in journalism and environmental studies.

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