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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.

100 Years of the "Perfect Mason" »

June 5, 2013 | Glass News

A special 16oz glass jar has been manufactured by Ardagh Group for Jarden Home Brands to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the iconic Ball brothers “Perfect Mason” jar.

Beer brands hope to catch consumers' eye with new bottles »

May 16, 2013 | Glass News

Some major brands are trying to catch consumers' attention with revamped bottles. http://gizmodo.com/why-so-many-beer-bottles-suddenly-look-so-different-499921026

Ardagh, Heinz form packaging development partnership to create new glass jar »

May 5, 2013 | Glass News

Ardagh Group and US food processing company HJ Heinz have formed a packaging development partnership to create a 300g jar for the European launch of a new culinary ketchups range.

California decides chemical BPA is toxic »

April 11, 2013 | Glass News

California on Thursday became the latest state to place restrictions on the chemical known as Bisphenol-A and declare it a reproductive toxicant. Read more here. 

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04/17/2019
World wine production was up by 17% in 2018, the International Organization for Vine & Wine reports -- escalating even higher -More
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Sales of beer on-site at breweries reached a record 3.1 million barrels in 2018, the Brewers Association reports.  -More
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Several studies have been performed recently to evaluate effectiveness and consumer preference when it comes to wine closures -More
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The US is now home to a new organization, the Glass Recycling Foundation, which was created this week in Michigan to fund gla -More
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Waste Management will acquire Advanced Disposal Services as part of a $4.9 billion deal.  -More

 

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