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GPI President Scott DeFife has recently been elected to serve on the Board of Directors of The Recycling Partnership. This mission-driven national...

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GPI has a new infographic on the benefits of glass packaging and recycling. The information in the infographic is sourced from the GPI website and...

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GPI President Scott DeFife addressed the need for greater investment in domestic recycling infrastructure and the state of glass recycling in the...

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The Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) President Scott DeFife released the following statement on the reopening of select bottle rooms in Michigan...

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GPI has created a new interactive Facebook group, ‘Show us your Glass,’ as a forum for glass recycling fans across the country. It is a...

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Have a story about a glass manufacturer, worker or recycler you want to share with GPI? Send your story to info@gpi.org so we can show our support...

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The Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) President Scott DeFife released a statement commemorating the 50th annual Earth Day, click here.

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Leadership from the aluminum, glass and plastic (PET) industries have joined together over the past month to emphasize the critical role that the...

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The US Glass Packaging Institute (GPI), the European Container Glass Federation (FEVE) and the European Federation of Glass Recyclers (FERVER)...

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GPI Announces COVID-19 resource center for COVID-19 News, Information, and updates from GPI President, Scott DeFife. Please check out the resource...

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RESOURCE UPDATE! Click the link to read our most recent letter on glass manufacturing during the COVID-19 outbreak: Glass Container Manufacturing,...

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As businesses across the country adjust to evolving policies regarding operations and work schedules, the Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) is...

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Join GPI for our 2020 Spring Membership Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia this May. There will be significant time for networking and roundtable...

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GPI President Scott DeFife was named President of the Glass Recycling Foundation’s (GRF) Executive Board. DeFife takes the helm as Board...

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Welcome to our new website! We have a brand new look and updated technology in an effort to better serve all our members. In order to get the most...

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GPI and our member companies have had an active first six weeks of 2020, participating on panels and attending a variety of recycling and...

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GPI member companies are working with Northern Virginia cities and counties on important glass recycling efforts. Click here to read more about the...

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GPI President Scott DeFife spoke with Fortune Magazine about the state of glass recycling in America. Click here to read the full article with his...

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Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) members are partnering to create a circular economy for high quality recycled glass in Northern Virginia. Click...

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Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) members are partnering to create a circular economy for high quality recycled glass in Northern Virginia Click here...

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GPI Names Bertrand Paulet, President and CEO of Ardagh Group, - Glass North America, as 2020 Board Chairman The Glass Packaging Institute (GPI)...

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GPI has a new LinkedIn page. Follow the Glass Packaging Institute for updates on all things glass. Connect with us on LinkedIn

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The inherent safety of glass, design innovations, recyclability and refilling of glass are all reasons why food and beverage comapanies are taking a...

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GPI announces Board of Trustee appointments for 2020, and provides an overview of its Annual Membership Meeting, held October 31st in...

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GPI President Scott DeFife highlights the importance of the recycled glass supply chain, and GPI's partnering organizations that work to support...

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GPI President Scott DeFife reports on his participation at the Sustainable Packaging Coalition (SPC) conference this past week in Denver. Many...

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As GPI prepares for its Annual members meeting the end of this month, GPI President Scott DeFife highlights the events and conferences where GPI and...

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Owens-Illinois (O-I) continues to be recognized for its commitment to sustainability. Cradle to Cradle Certified™ and EcoVadis, two...

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Newly appointed GPI President Scott DeFife provides the first, in a new series of ongoing SmartBrief communications to subscribers.

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The Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Scott DeFife, who will lead the association as its President beginning...

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The first foundation of its kind focused on funding for targeted glass recycling initiatives Ann Arbor, Mich. (April 16, 2019)— Today the...

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GPI is pleased to announce our strong support for Assembly Bill 815, introduced by California Assembly Member Cecilia Aguiar-Curry, which...

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GPI Voices Support for California Assembly Bill 815 - Improved Glass Recycling Through Dual Stream Collection Programs GPI is pleased to announce...

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The market for organic, sustainable and biodynamic wines will continue to grow. This is especially true in the U.S., where the number of all wine...

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The first-place winner of the 2018 Glass Packaging Design Competition at Michigan State University (MSU) School of Packaging is the student team of...

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The Glass Packaging Institute announces the winners of its 2018 Clear Choice Awards, which recognize North America’s top brands and...

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The Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) issued the following statement and accompanying Q&A regarding the imposition of tariffs on imported Chinese...

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The Glass Packaging Institute is pleased to announce that it is now accepting submissions for the 2018 Clear Choice Awards. This is the only awards...

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GPI President Lynn Bragg covers highlights from the glass container industry for 2017, and previews highlights and trends for 2018 in the...

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The Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) announced today the winners of its 2017 Clear Choice Awards, recognizing the country’s top brands and...

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The first-place winner of the 2017 Glass Packaging Design Competition at Michigan State University (MSU) School of Packaging is the student team of...

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The Glass Packaging Institute is pleased to announce it is now accepting submissions for the 2017 Clear Choice Awards. This is the only awards...

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SurveyUSA poll shows 95% of wine drinkers prefer wine packaged in glass bottles.

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In celebration of America Recycles Day, the Glass Recycling Coalition (GRC) announces the launch of its website, GlassRecycles.org. Industry, public...

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The first place winner of the 2016 Glass Packaging Design Competition at Michigan State University (MSU) School of Packaging is the student team of...

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The Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) announced the winners of its 2016 Clear Choice Awards, recognizing the country’s top brands and...

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With leadership from the Georgia Recycling Coalition, GPI convened nearly 80 Georgia stakeholders to discuss glass recycling opportunities,...

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GPI is delighted to announce the formation of the Glass Recycling Coalition (GRC). The GRC is a dynamic group of organizations that will collaborate...

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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...

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GPI President Lynn Bragg discusses how the US glass container industry has partnered with the glass recycling supply chain in an effort to,...

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Students from Michigan State University have won the 2015 GPI Design Competition. MSU Students Design a Hot New Look For Huy Fong’s...

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Leading Products Packaged in Glass Recognized for Innovation, Design and Shelf-Appeal Chicago (November 4, 2014) – Today at PACK EXPO...

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Washington, DC (October 2, 2014) – First place winner of the 2014 Glass Packaging Design Competition at Michigan State University School of...

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Arlington, Virginia (August 29, 2014) While Americans around the country enjoy the last days of summer with cookouts and family gatherings during...

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Clear Choice Awards Now Accepting Submissions for 2014 Leading Consumer Products Packaged in Glass Recognized for Innovation, Design and...

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New Study Identifies Optimized Recycling and Recovery Model for Beverage Containers “Optimized Bottle Bill” Would Yield Significant...

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Release of New Data, Coinciding with America Recycles Day, Demonstrates Link between Recycling and Purchasing Decisions ALEXANDRIA, Va., Nov. 13,...

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LAS VEGAS, NV, September 24, 2013 – The Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) today announced the winners of its 2013 Clear Choice Awards at Pack...

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Competition Fosters Industry Partnership with Future Packaging ProfessionalsWashington, DC (September 18, 2013) – First place winner of the...

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Alexandria, Virginia (August 29, 2013) – With summer unofficially coming to a close this weekend, the Glass Packaging Institute (GPI)...

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[Alexandria, Virginia, July 11, 2013] On July 11, 2013, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced it is amending the food additive...

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GPI.org Emphasizes Health and Environmental Benefits of Glass Containers Alexandria, Virginia, April 10, 2013 – The Glass Packaging Institute...

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ANNAPOLIS, MD, March 5, 2013 – Legislation before the Maryland Senate would significantly increase recycling rates, while reducing energy use...

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ALEXANDRIA, Va. - The Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) congratulates Maryland Delegate Maggie McIntosh and State Senator Brian E. Frosh for their...

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ALEXANDRIA, Va., – The Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) today announced the winners of its 2012 Clear Choice Awards. This year, eight consumer...

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ALEXANDRIA, Va., - Earlier this week, both the House and Senate passed H.R. 6582, which places a focus on important energy efficiency measures that...

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ALEXANDRIA, Va. - In response to a study just published in the Journal of the American Medical Association concerning the risks associated with...

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ALEXANDRIA, Va., —Today, the Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) announced its concern over the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) decision...

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Study confirms positive environmental impact of glass packaging and recycling Alexandria, Virginia, September 13, 2010 – The North American...

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