# Quick Answer: How Many Empty Water Bottles Make A Pound?

## How much weight can a 2 liter bottle support in water?

You want to go over as much as possible so you actually float, instead of simply not sinking..

## How much does an empty water bottle weight?

New data compiled by Beverage Marketing Corp. (BMC), New York, show that between 2000 and 2014 the average weight of a 16.9-ounce (half-liter) single-serve PET (polyethylene terephthalate) bottle of water has declined 52 percent to 9.25 grams.

## How much does a 16 oz plastic water bottle weight?

A 16.9 fluid ounce or 500 ml bottle weighs 500 grams, which is equal to 500/454 = 1.1 pounds. since water translates 1:1 in weight to volume. 1.101 lbs or 500 gms.

## How many pounds is a water bottle?

A full bottle weighs about 1-1/2 pounds.

## How many glass bottles make a pound?

Let’s say there is roughly ten grams of PET per bottle (and that could be an over estimate, I’m a bit out of date on typical weights). That means three bottles make one ounce. 16 ounces in one pound so 16×3=48. Let’s say around 50 bottles per pound.

## How many bottles does it take to make 100 dollars?

At stated CRV value of \$0.05/can, you’d need \$100/\$0.05=2000 cans to get \$100. If you got the above by-weight price of \$1.60 per pound, you’d need 62.5 pounds of cans to get your \$100. At 31 cans per pound , you’d need 1938 cans.