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Friends of Glass support Recycle Week

It’s that time of year again as we celebrate recycling with Recycle Week and both Friends of Glass and British Glass are delighted to be supporting the campaign yet again.

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Friends of Glass support Recycle Week

Ever been thanked by a dolphin while checking out your groceries? 

Ahead of World Oceans Day on 8 June, we built custom pop-up checkouts in selected supermarkets across Europe.

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Ever been thanked by a dolphin while checking out your groceries? 

What happens when 6 friends of glass get together?

Just like you, we're worried about ocean pollution. That's why we sent a team of glass lovers on a beach clean-up mission with a difference.

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What happens when 6 friends of glass get together?

JO’S CHEERS TO THE OCEAN WEEKEND

Our #CheersToTheOceanUK competition winner Jo Moseley recently jetted off to Biarritz for her weekend of surfing, litter picking and exploring. See what she got up to in her personal blog of the weekend.

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JO’S CHEERS TO THE OCEAN WEEKEND

Glass Guardians Campaign Relaunched

The highly successful Glass Guardians programme for schools across the UK launches for its second year today.

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Glass Guardians Campaign Relaunched

The 12 days of Christmas

Here at Friends of Glass we've decided to get in the festive spirit and what better way to do so than with the 12 days of Christmas carol.

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The 12 days of Christmas

Win a trip to Biarritz

We’re putting together a beach clean-up crew, and we want you to be part of it. Will you raise a glass to the ocean, for the chance to join us in France?

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Win a trip to Biarritz

The NMA and Friends of Glass launch Wishes for the Ocean campaign

It’s time to make those Christmas wishes – and at the UK’s National Marine Aquarium it’s #WishesfortheOcean.

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The NMA and Friends of Glass launch Wishes for the Ocean campaign

The student guide to recycling glass

We know it’s tough being a student.

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The student guide to recycling glass

Students encouraged to recycle glass in new competition

University first year students in three key sites – York, Cardiff and Oxford, with 32,000 fresher students in total - are being urged to get recycling.

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Students encouraged to recycle glass in new competition

Know what you can recycle

More people than ever are recycling and we couldn’t be happier – the glass industry love to use recycled glass when they manufacture new containers but not all types of glass can be used in production.

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Know what you can recycle

University Student Recycling Competition – enter here!

Unlike many other types of packaging, which can breakdown into potentially harmful micro-particles that end up in our food chain, glass is made from ingredients that occur naturally and are completely non-toxic.

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University Student Recycling Competition – enter here!
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