Recent Press-Releases

18
February
2019
| 12:35 Europe/London
Latest industry data on glass recycling confirms that over 12 million tons of glass bottles and jars are collected and recycled in Europe, with an average glass recycling rate in the EU28 of 74% (1). Glass remains the best performing food grade
07
February
2019
| 17:09 Europe/London
Latest industry data on glass recycling confirms that over 12 million tons of glass bottles and jars are collected and recycled in Europe, with an average glass recycling rate in the EU28 of 74% (1). Glass remains the best performing food grade
30
January
2019
| 16:41 Europe/London
Paris, 30 January 2019: When it comes to packaging for beauty, fragrance and medical products, three in four European millennials would opt for products in glass over any other packaging material, according to an independent consumer research survey
21
December
2018
| 15:42 Europe/London
A Friends of Glass survey of 2,030 European millennials found that the vast majority (91%) have become more conscious of their own consumer impact on the environment over the last 12 months. Crucially, glass is clearly seen as the best packaging
Brussels,
30
August
2017

The Europe-wide Friends of Glass initiative recently launched their ‘Endless Chorus’ campaign to share the story of glass recycling and sustainability in an engaging, educational and humorous way, while encouraging millennials to recycle.

‘Endless Chorus’ sees well-known celebrities give life to a glass bottle in a bar and sing to its customers, in a bid to reinforce awareness on the unique environmental assets of glass packaging. Glass has endless lives and it can be endlessly recycled into new bottles and jars. This means no waste as well as less raw materials, energy and pollution. It is also the best packaging choice for consumer health and flavour preservation.

The Danish band The Bottle Boys teamed up with one of UK’s most successful rapper and comedian, Ben Bailey Smith - aka Doc Brown - to do a series of covers on iconic ...

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