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Glass Packaging Institute Applauds FDA’s Decision to Ban BPA from Baby Formula Packaging »

July 12, 2013 | Press Release

[Alexandria, Virginia, July 11, 2013] On July 11, 2013, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced it is amending the food additive regulations to no longer provide for the use of Bisphenol A (BPA)-based epoxy resins as coatings in packaging for infant formula.

Glass Packaging Institute Launches Revamped Website »

April 10, 2013 | Press Release Emphasizes Health and Environmental Benefits of Glass Containers

Glass Packaging Institute Testifies Before Maryland Lawmakers on Recycling Legislation »

March 5, 2013 | Press Release

ANNAPOLIS, MD, March 5, 2013 – Legislation before the Maryland Senate would significantly increase recycling rates, while reducing energy use and emissions, noted Lynn Bragg, President of the Glass Packaging Institute (GPI), in testimony offered today before the Senate Education,

Glass Packaging Institute Commends Maryland Lawmakers »

January 14, 2013 | Press Release

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - The Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) congratulates Maryland Delegate Maggie McIntosh and State Senator Brian E. Frosh for their sponsorship of Maryland’s Recycle For Real legislation.

Glass Container Industry Applauds Congressional Efforts to Improve Industrial Energy Efficiency »

December 7, 2012 | Press Release

ALEXANDRIA, Va., - Earlier this week, both the House and Senate passed H.R.

Glass Packaging Institute Announces 2012 Clear Choice Award Winners »

October 31, 2012 | Press Release

ALEXANDRIA, Va., – The Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) today announced the winners of its 2012 Clear Choice Awards. This year, eight consumer product goods companies were recognized for their achievements in creating innovative glass packages with shelf impact.

New Study Links BPA Exposure to Obesity in Children and teens »

September 19, 2012 | Press Release


Glass Packaging Institute Expresses Concern over FDA Decision on BPA »

March 30, 2012 | Press Release

ALEXANDRIA, Va., —Today, the Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) announced its concern over the U.S.

Glass Container Industry Releases Comprehensive Cradle-to-Cradle LCA »

September 13, 2010 | Press Release

Study confirms positive environmental impact of glass packaging and recycling


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