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

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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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