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Glass Recycling Foundation Launched to Support Community Glass Programs

April 18, 2019 | Glass News

Glass Recycling Foundation Launched to Support Community Glass Programs

The first foundation of its kind focused on funding for targeted glass recycling initiatives

Ann Arbor, Mich. (April 16, 2019)— Today the first foundation focused solely on funding glass recycling initiatives was formed. The Glass Recycling Foundation (GRF) is a 501c3, non-profit organization formed to provide and raise funds for localized and targeted assistance, demonstration and pilot projects that address gaps in the glass recycling supply chain across the United States.

 

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