News Archive

Scroll back through British Glass' own news and comment, as well as news from our members.

3 August 2022
The British glass industry and its supply chain was celebrated as part of a parliamentary debate that took place on July 14. Secured by St Helens…
28 June 2022
A new cross-party report has warned that the chances of Scotland’s Deposit Return Scheme (DRS) successfully going live on time, within its full scope…
9 June 2022
International research, published in the journal Critical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition, found that nearly 3000 chemicals can potentially…
17 May 2022
British Glass was disappointed to see a misleading report issued by the International Aluminium Institute (IAI) regarding the comparative recycling…
11 April 2022
The Energy Intensive User Group is welcoming British Glass CEO Dave Dalton as Chair of the umbrella organisation that represents the interests of…
7 April 2022
British Glass welcomes the announcements within the government’s energy security strategy but the support falls short of what UK energy users need…
30 March 2022
Even the sun turned out for the glass industry gathering at the House of Lords last week (23 March) to celebrate the International Year of Glass…
28 March 2022
Commenting on Glass' exclusion from the proposed DRS in England and Northern Ireland, CEO Dave Dalton said:  “British Glass welcomes the decision by…
10 March 2022
Newcastle City Council, British Glass and Friends of Glass have launched a glass recycling campaign encouraging residents to keep their glass…
10 March 2022
British Glass is delighted to announce the programme for the second annual UK glass recycling summit. The event will take place virtually on 24…