How Much Does It Cost to Make a Plastic Bottle?

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With so much emphasis being put on recycling old plastic bottles due to the high volume of beverages that are sold in these containers, people often ask how much does it really cost to make a plastic bottle from recycled products. The truth is that a plastic bottle only costs approximately 6 cents to produce. It is the cost of marketing and advertising that drives the cost of a product up.
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