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Supermarket soft drink aisle empty? It could be the CO2 crisis

Ben Silvester
Updated February 26 2024 - 3:07pm, first published 2:17pm
A nationwide CO2 shortage is hitting a range of industries, particularly carbonated beverages like soft drinks, with all the major supermarkets running low.
A nationwide CO2 shortage is hitting a range of industries, particularly carbonated beverages like soft drinks, with all the major supermarkets running low.

Australian soft drink lovers are grappling with a shortage of CO2, the gas that puts the all-important fizz in their lemonade and cola.

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Ben Silvester

Ben Silvester

Victorian state correspondent

Correspondent covering key issues across regional Victoria, based in Melbourne.

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