News archive

News archive

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

16 March 2020
For the first time ever, European container glass manufacturers come together to build the first large scale Hybrid Electric Furnace to run on 80%...
9 March 2020
Leading glass container manufacturer and bottler, Encirc, has launched a new diversity charter committing to boost gender equality across the...
4 March 2020
Earlier this month British Glass accompanied members of the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) team on a visit to the Ardagh...
2 March 2020
British Glass member Allied Glass have launched their 2020 student competition for its second year. Working alongside the Retail Institute, Leeds...
24 February 2020
An exciting new role for a proactive all-rounder to give administrative and data/information support to our small team which provides membership...
18 February 2020
The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has placed a £7.1million Industrial Fuel Switching Procurement Contract with...
11 February 2020
The Ardagh Group has received prestigious Leadership class ratings from the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) for climate change (A-) and for supplier...
11 February 2020
Stoelzle Glass Group can look back on more than 200 years of tradition in glass manufacturing. The first glassworks in Austria were founded in the...
27 January 2020
European production of glass packaging for food and beverage continues to grow according to latest figures published today from the European...
20 January 2020
Following four years of work on improving the recycling of flat glass waste across Europe, the FISSAC* project has held its final conference. Taking...