Most people stick to what they know when shopping for beer or wine, cautious to guess wrong and end up with a bottle or 6-pack they don't like. A new app called Next Glass is trying to fix that, and its solution works pretty well.
Got something against other people, but want to save the planet? Then chucking bottles at New York's "Glassphemy!" installation is for you.Throwing bottles into recycling bins is not new, but throwing them at people at the same time is.Eco-minded artists in a gritty area near Brooklyn's notoriously polluted Gowanus Canal have set up a tower-shaped container made of bullet-proof glass and metal frames that allows visitors to do just that.Guests -- allowed by invitation only -- are encouraged to stand on a high platform and hurl bottles down against the glass wall.
NEW YORK — Making a glass of Coke at home will soon be possible, if you don’t mind paying more than US$300 for a machine that sits on your kitchen countertop. Plus an extra dollar or so per drink.
Keurig Green Mountain says it will start selling a machine Tuesday that makes single servings of cold beverages including Coke, Sprite, Dr. Pepper and flavoured seltzer waters. The machine is similar in concept to Keurig’s brewers, which let people make cups of coffee and tea by inserting a pod into the machine and pressing a button.
TORONTO — Ontario’s Health Ministry is warning consumers to steer clear of bottled water manufactured by a Caledon-based company.
It says samples taken from Blue Glass Water Co. Ltd.’s products have been found to be ”heavily contaminated with bacteria.”
The province’s chief medical officer, Dr. Arlene King, is also warning businesses not to serve water from the company, which is also known as Caledon Clear Water Corp.
GLASS purchaser and recycler Reuse Glass is set to upgrade its sorting and treatment plants following a new £15m finance agreement.Reuse Glass acquired Berryman in 2000, which was founded more than 90...