News archive

News archive

Scroll back through British Glass' own news and comment, as well as news from our members.

29 June 2021
The European Container Glass Industry submitted the final application to the EU Innovation Fund on 23rd June 2021. A decision is expected by the end...
17 June 2021
British Glass is excited announce that this year’s Glass Focus Awards will be held in-person on 18 November 2021.  Following the success of last...
20 May 2021
Yesterday (May 19), the UK held its first auction of Allowances under the UK Emissions Trading Scheme. The clearing price was £43.99. This...
8 April 2021
British Glass member Viridor has been working alongside Clyde Valley Waste Partnership to successfully divert black bag household waste away from...
8 April 2021
British Glass member Pilkington's has recently developed Pilkington Avisafe™, a glass with a special coating that is visble to birds which helps to...
8 April 2021
A new innovative project, Furnace for the Future, from FEVE and British Glass member Ardagh has recently been selected for the second phase of the...
1 April 2021
The Glass Manufacturers’ Educational Trust is the primary UK charity in relation to education within the field of glass. Applications for funding...
18 March 2021
British Glass, the representative body for the UK glass sector, held the first UK Glass Recycling Summit yesterday (17 March) with attendance from...
8 December 2020
Spurring innovation and collaboration between scientists to enhance the student experience was front of mind when American University in Washington...
25 November 2020
Responses to our membership survey were collated and analysed over the summer. While overall the response rate was down from last year, the feedback...