Toggle

For Media

GPI Provides Grants to Two North Carolina MRFs to Improve Glass Recycling and Recovery

March 22, 2016 | Press Release

GPI is pleased to announce the issuance of grants to American Recycling of Western North Carolina, located in the greater Asheville area, and to the Sonoco Recycling facility in Raleigh.  The grant money will be used to supplement American and Sonoco's ongoing investments towards improving glass recycling at their materials recovery facilities (MRFs).  Both MRFs have also been awarded matching grants from the North Carolina Department of the Environmental Quality (NC DEQ), to further support their glass recycling efforts.

Smart Brief Newsletter »

09/19/2018
US wine exports to China increased by 14% to $38.4 million in the first half of 2018, the Wine Institute reports, despite a n -More
09/19/2018
Seven Oregon breweries have joined the Oregon Beverage Recycling Cooperative's statewide refillable bottle program, the first -More
09/19/2018
Ardagh Group has invested in new machinery that will allow the firm to produce glass jars and bottles faster than ever before -More
09/19/2018
Brewers are seeing profits suffer due to higher freight costs stemming from such issues as high fuel charges, driver shortage -More
09/19/2018
Large brewers such as Heineken and AB InBev are expected to raise prices in the face of rising production costs, according to -More

 

Glass Facts »

  • temp-footer
  • temp-footer
  • temp-footer
  • temp-footer
  • temp-footer

Stay Informed »

Sign up for GPI's SmartBrief

Stay up-to-date on news for the glass container industry.

In the Aisles »

Subscribe to 'In the Aisles'

Get a first look at the latest trends, innovations, and new products packaged in glass containers.

About GPI »

Through GPI, glass container manufacturers speak with one voice to advocate industry standards, promote sound environmental and recycling policies, and educate packaging professionals. Learn More