The Coke machine: the dirty truth behind the world’s favorite soft drink

The Coke Machine by Michael Blanding

The Coke Machine by Michael Blanding

This book, new to the library,  is “An expose on the rise of Coca-Cola to become one of the world’s most profitable and recognized brands shares unsettling reports on franchise deals in adversarial nations, the role of company products in obesity rates, and the environmental impact of its bottling practices.”

This is a very topical subject at the moment. Stuff reported recently that:

“A New Zealand coroner has ruled against a global drinks giant in a case that is likely to reverberate around the planet.

David Crerar has found that mother-of-eight Natasha Harris died from drinking too much Coca-Cola.”  for the full article.

Coca Cola bottles

Mrs H.

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