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British Glass holding seminar on funding decarbonisation and energy efficiency projects in the glass industry

British Glass is organising a one-day seminar on funding for decarbonisation and energy efficiency work – taking place on 9 November in Wakefield – to support the UK industry in its active pursuit of energy efficiency and decarbonisation objectives. 

21 Sep 2017


British Glass eagerly awaits detail of Scottish deposit return scheme

British Glass – which is already working to increase the quantity and quality of waste glass available for recycling – is eager to see the detail of the Scottish Government’s promised deposit return scheme.

6 Sep 2017


British Glass promotes glass recycling message with fun video

British Glass has been promoting its pro recycling message through the consumer facing brand, Friends of Glass. The new campaign called ‘Endless Chorus’ is a quirky online video, starring rapper and comedian Doc Brown and Britain’s Got Talent contestants The Bottle Boys.

5 Sep 2017


Brexit points of interest for glass sector as third round negotiations continue

With the third round of negotiations between the UK and the EU underway, British Glass is urging its members to keep abreast of the unfolding Brexit negotiations and seize the opportunity to make the potential impact on the UK glass industry known to government.

5 Sep 2017


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