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Did you know?
  • Each time one tonne of cullet is recycled in a glass furnace, about 580kg CO2 is saved throughout the supply chain?
  • Glass is 100% recyclable and can be recycled time and time again?
  • Over a ton of virgin raw materials are saved for every ton of recycled glass?
  • Producing glass from recycled glass reduces air pollution by 20% and water pollution by 50%?
  • Glass never leaches toxic chemicals into its contents?
  • Recycled glass packaging can be recycled into a new container in as little as one month?
  • 73% of all glass bottles in Europe are collected and recycled?
  • 87% of Europeans prefer glass?
  • More than 50% of glass bottles are delivered to customers within a 300km distance?
  • Every year 125,000 jobs are maintained across Europe by the glass industry?
  • The European Glass Industry contributes €9.5 billion to the EU annual GDP?
  • Glass is flavourless and odourless and doesn’t alter the taste of food and drinks?
  • Consumers consider taste preservation as a key reason to choose glass?
  • Glass protects the taste and quality of food and beverage products?
  • Glass can reduce food waste by protecting its content and extending its shelf life?
  • Glass represents a 100% safe, ideal food packaging material with respect to consumers’ health and food safety?