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 »

07/18/2018
The Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of America is the first alcohol beverage association to advocate for state-based regulation  -More
07/18/2018
Officials in the EU and Japan have forged what they are calling "the largest bilateral trade deal ever," an agreement that wi -More
07/18/2018
Cocktail culture has helped bourbon find many fans among millennials, notes Michter's Distillery President Joseph Magliocco.  -More
07/18/2018
E. & J. Gallo Winery will open a flagship store on Alibaba's Tmall as part of a three-year agreement with Alibaba Group. E.  -More
07/18/2018
Friends of Glass and the UK's National Marine Aquarium are coordinating efforts to educate one million school children on how -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