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Ready, Set, Recycle!

 We have kicked off 2017 the green way by launching this year’s Annual Glass Recycling Schools Competition. We invite you and your school to get involved and make a difference to the environment! Learners, teachers and parents are encouraged to participate and do their part in reducing their carbon footprint while standing a chance of […]

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Love glass during the month of love

Glass is synonymous with quality and its many characteristics, from the different textures, its clarity and striking colours, have led to the beautiful packaging becoming iconic. We have a heart for glass and so should you! There are many reasons to love glass; it’s the healthiest packaging solution as it is inert, it preserves the […]

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Make 2017 your year to get off your glass and recycle!

 Make 2017 your year to get off your glass and recycle!  With New Year’s resolutions on the cards for 2017, but with the possibly of good intentions being quickly forgotten and old habits sneaking, why not rather implement easy “green” behaviours that are as simple as they are beneficial.  Unlike sticking to a restrictive diet […]

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‘TIS THE SEASON TO GO GREEN

– Are you recycling this silly season? – December holidays are finally here – now is the time for us to revel in the festive season and make the most of the long summer days. We wine and dine more than any other time of year. The festive season is filled with exuberance and excess! […]

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The infinite possibilities of glass

The infinite possibilities of glass The story of how glass recycling can change lives Glass is one of the world’s most prevalent and sustainable materials. It is both hard enough to use as building resources for our homes or offices and flexible enough to create inspiring works of art. Glass is in its molten state […]

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Remember Gorgeous Glass in the Month of September

September is Glass Recycling Month, so why don’t you get off your ‘glass’ and recycle! September 2016 is an especially noteworthy month for The Glass Recycling Company (TGRC) as not only is it Glass Recycling Month; an important month for awareness of glass recycling in South Africa, but also TGRC’s 10th year in operation! TGRC […]

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Banking for a better environment 

“If you change one thing about yourself, you have the potential to change everything!”  This was a closing thought from Brent Lindeque, Good Things Guy and guest speaker at The Glass Recycling Company’s (TGRC) Annual Green Dialogues held last week. The success of TGRC’s dedication to change is highlighted by the latest national glass recycling […]

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As 2015 draws to a close we thank YOU!

Over one billion glass bottles and jars were recycled in the past year alone; as a result during this period in excess of 225 000 tons of carbon emissions were saved simply by recycling glass. We thank all of our partners, entrepreneurs and shareholders for supporting us and turning the tide against waste!  We continue […]

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Malls, Restaurants & Bars Go Green

Throughout the past few months our Business Development team has worked tirelessly with the hospitality industry including an array of restaurants, sports clubs and bars who have embraced glass recycling. Countrywide, more and more businesses are realising the expectation by their customers of environmentally sound behaviour. In addition, if businesses in the public eye, such […]

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