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<img itemprop = "url" src = "https://www.gannett-cdn.com/presto/2019/10/12/USAT/8ac61f42-eb62-4342-92ab-a2707d9d70b8-carlsberg Width = 540 & height = & fit = bounds & auto = webp "alt =" The Danish brewer Carlsberg says he is developing a paper beer bottle from sustainably produced wood fibers. "Width =" 540 "data-mycapture-src =" "data-mycapture-sm -src = "[19659015] The Danish brewer Carlsberg says he is developing a beer bottle from sustainably harvested wood fibers. (Photo: Thomas Rockall Muus, AP)

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) – The Danish brewer Carlsberg says he is developing a paper beer bottle made from sustainably harvested wood fibers.

The Copenhagen-based The company presented two new prototypes on Friday that are "fully recyclable and have an internal barrier to allow the bottles to contain beer." [19659017] The inner barriers are made of polymers, but Carlsberg said it was trying to get one To create a bottle that is entirely organic. Materials without polymers.

The prototypes are part of the company's ambition not to cause CO2 emissions in its breweries and to reduce the carbon footprint in its value chain by 30% by 2030.

The brewer announced that he would join together Coca-Cola, the Swedish vodka maker Absolut, and the make-up group L & # 39; oreal to develop paper bottles.

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