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The Glass Packaging Institute is pleased to provide this comprehensive Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) of the North American glass container industry. The LCA, coordinated by GPI, reaffirms that glass containers are a good environmental choice for packaging foods and beverages, especially with increasing recycled content rates. The Environmental Overview, along with “frequently asked questions” and the news release, are presented here in downloadable PDF formats.


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