The Impact Of Transportation On The Beer FootprintGlass beer bottles weigh over eleven times more than aluminum beer cans. This extra weight adds to the transportation emissions of the incoming empties and the outgoing product (...)
What Else Is Better About Beer Cans?(...) While aluminum cans can't protect beer from heat a can provides superior protection from oxygen and light when compared to bottles. Why does preventing spoilage and loss make cans more sustainable? Because it allows a higher percentage of product to reach the consumer and eliminates waste.