Resources and publications

British Glass produces guidance and support on topics that matter to those who work in and with the glass industry - based on the insight and expertise from our staff, members and networks.

You might also want to look at our events and training - which include short courses-to-order for those working in the industry.

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Recycled content fact sheet
Recycled content of glass packaging
Fact sheet providing information on the typical recycled content of UK manufactured glass packaging…
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Furnace leaks slides
Furnace leaks - H&S Committee session
Slides from H&S Committee session on furnace leaks - with former firefighter Rod Johnson, who…
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Container glass technical documents
British Glass' series of documents outlining specifications and giving guidance for the manufacture…
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Slips, trips and falls slides
Slips, trips and falls slides
Slides from our session with Rob Shaw, Technical Team Lead on Falls Prevention at the Health and…
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Waste heat recovery seminar slides
Waste heat recovery seminar slides
With the kind permission of all those who presented on the day, the slides from the seminar are…
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Packaging recovery note system guide
Packaging waste recovery note system guide
This guide describes the UK PRN (Packaging Waste Recovery Note) system – the mechanism used in the…
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Glazing in buildings – reducing energy use – NEF glazing supply chain group
Glazing in buildings – reducing energy use – NEF glazing supply chain group
Report examining and quantifying the potential energy savings to be achieved by installing energy…
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Pollution inventory reporting (E-PRTR) Guidance for glass manufacturers
Pollution inventory reporting (E-PRTR) guidance for glass manufacturers
Helps glass manufacturers complete their annual pollution inventory return accurately and ensures a…
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Incident and near miss reporting guidance
Incident and near miss reporting guidance
This guidance introduces the concept of near misses and helps organisations looking to implement a…
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A clear future: UK glass manufacturing sector decarbonisation roadmap to 2050
Examines the improvement potential for glass manufacturing across recycling, energy, raw materials…
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