Founded in 1919 as the Glass Container Association of America, GPI is the trade association representing the North American glass container industry. On behalf of glass container manufacturers, GPI promotes glass as the optimal packaging choice, advances environmental and recycling policies, advocates industry standards, and educates packaging professionals.
The Association has two classes of members: Glass Container Manufacturers and Supplier Member Companies.
All members receive a broad range of benefits as part of their membership.
All members receive a broad range of benefits when they join the association.
GPI member companies bring an array of consumer product packaging to the marketplace, including food, beer, and more.
The GPI Board of Trustees is the trade association's key decision making body.
The SAB provides independent assessments of current scientific issues and research relevant to the packaging industry.