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FDA bans BPA in baby formula packages »

July 11, 2013 | Glass News

From The Hill: The Food and Drug Administration has agreed to ban the use of a chemical linked to health problems in infant formula packaging. The FDA’s decision to prohibit of bisphenol A (BPA) comes at the urging of Rep.

The Oregon Brewers Festival's glass-kicking plans »

July 8, 2013 | Glass News

According to a report in the Portland Business Journal, "Oregon Brewers Festival organizers are adding a touch of glass to the event. For the first time, attendees will fill their taster glasses with beer that's  poured into actual glass receptacles.

Wall Street Journal: Glass bottles lend pop to soda makers »

June 24, 2013 | Glass News

Over the past two years, sales growth of soda in glass bottles has outpaced that of soda in plastic bottles and aluminum cans, according to a Nielsen report covered in the Wall Street Journal.

New Jersey glass plant celebrates 150 years in operation »

June 24, 2013 | Glass News

From a report in the South Jersey Times, one local business is proudly celebrating 150 years of roots in Salem City, New Jersey.

NPR Planet Money: How a Used Bottle Becomes a New Bottle »

June 21, 2013 | Glass News

National Public Radio recently visited a glass manufacturing facility in New Jersey to learn more about the recycling process.

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