News archive

News archive

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

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...
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...
24 November 2020
New packaging symbol serves as a visual tool for brands and retailers to better communicate health and environmental credentials of glass to...
8 October 2020
British Glass member Encirc has partnered with Glass Futures for a ground-breaking project to create the world’s most sustainable glass bottle. From...
2 October 2020
Research carried out by British Glass member the Ardagh Group shows that 34% of households from over 2,100 people surveyed in the UK, Germany and...
22 September 2020
You now have until 12 noon on Friday 2 October to submit your glass focus entries. Take this extra time to nominate any people, products or...