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Bottle

A British slang term for either 2 pounds or 200 pounds. The term derives from "bottle of glue," which rhymes with two. It is an example of Cockney rhyming slang.
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Mobile bottling operations allow breweries, such as Falling Sky, to try bottling without having to make expensive investments in bottling equipment.
This unique bottle design was produced for the Centreville Bottling Works at Centreville, located near the southeast edge of Wilkinson County, and it is truly a Mississippi collectible.
At the start of the 1990s, Mexican bottling companies Fomanto Economico Mexicano (FEMSA), Panamerican Beverages (Panamco) and Pepsi-Gemex, among others, embraced plastic containers over returnable glass bottles because the packaging allowed low-cost, one-way delivery of liquids.
The report suggests lessening negative environmental health effects by simply washing and reusing plastic bottles rather than recycling them, and by international companies using local bottling facilities to reduce transportation needs.
Unlike other eaux-de-vie (including the regular bottling of poire Williams) in which the essence of the fruit is captured, poire prisonniere captures the fruit itself.
This process is the preferred method in mineral water and milk bottling plants where all residual water must be eliminated prior to the filling process.