2015-10-08 Coca-Cola is an adored product all over the world, and one of the biggest brands in the history of consumer products. Surveys have suggested that it is the most popular world after ‘hello’—now imagine that! However, it can cause harm to your body as it is associated with diseases like cardiac arrest, stroke, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, etc. and is especially bad for young children as it interferes with the balanced diet, rather than complementing it. While keeping yourself in good health means moderating how often you enjoy this drink, Coca-Cola lovers will be happy to hear that there are plenty of alternative uses for the soda pop that don’t involve ingesting it. Impressively, Coca-Cola can be used to help you clean, get rid of rust, and even help maintain your garden. Whether you are looking for a way to finally get rid of those pesky stains, or just want to find new ways to love this drink, these 20 jaw-dropping and unusual uses for Coca-Cola will blow you away. 1. Kill pests in your garden Not only humans love Coca-Cola! Pesky bugs and insects are fans of the soda drink too. Hence Coca-Cola is an effective pest control method for your garden. To rid yourself of plant munching slugs, snails and what-not, pour a small bowl of Coca-Cola and place it near your garden or flowerbeds. The smell will attract these crawling bugs to the bowl and the drink’s acidity will kill them. Good riddance.