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19 Sep 2017


Ardagh wins at Luxury Packaging Awards 2017

From ‘iceberg bottle’ sketch to award winning bottle. The striking Absolut Facet bottle was awarded the best drinks – primary pack at this year’s Luxury Packaging Awards. This unique bottle has achieved outstanding innovation in glass packaging by developing a new blue colour and asymmetric shape.

15 Sep 2017


Pilkington glass chosen for refurbishment of St Gerard’s school

Since the renovation, the Irish school has improved its energy-efficiency, while keeping with its traditional architectural style.

8 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


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Because of the differences in the various methods of manufacture, the industry is divided into 5 main sections under the general headings: Container glass; flat glass; scientific/technical glass; domestic glass; and fibre glass.


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