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Eco-Warriors of Annual Glass Recycling Schools Competition Announced

For a number of years, a new generation of eco-warriors has been emerging in our schools thanks to the efforts of The Glass Recycling Company (TGRC) and the Annual Glass Recycling Schools Competition. Seeking to educate young people about the importance of diverting glass from the country’s ever-expanding landfills, the contest invites learners with a […]

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Mandela Day

The message behind Mandela Day 2014 was simple – each individual has the ability and the responsibility to change the world for the better. In the State of the Nation Address the need for us to clean up the country was highlighted. It was emphasised that all we should each dedicate at least 67 minutes […]

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TGRC’s New Advertisement

As part of our new brand identity launch, the company recently screened its first paid-for television commercial, which highlights the importance of South Africans recycling glass in order to reduce the energy required to manufacture new glass. The commercial has received a fantastic response from television viewers and led to an increase in queries and […]

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TGRC’S Glass Recycling Band

During TGRC’s Green Dialogues we presented our brand new Glass Recycling Band – a first for SA! This band of accomplished musicians played specially composed music at the event using their ‘glass tree’ of hanging bottles, a glass xylophone and even an instrument of carefully filled glasses of water! The band’s goal is to show […]

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Green Dialogues

In May, we hosted our annual 7th AGM. This year the event moved beyond a standard AGM format and instead we hosted our inaugural Annual Green Dialogues Event, themed as A Beyond Green Discussion – Companies and Consumers moving towards a proactive green approach. The theme allowed us to focus on green growth and active […]

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DIY Media Event

With the recent popularity of virtual scrapbooking site Pinterest, DIY, upcycling or reusing materials in a fun way has taken centre stage. In fact, Pinterest as a social media platform is often used as a DIY project planning toolthat you can use to find ideas and steps for all your projects. Do It Yourself is […]

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TGRC’s New Logo

The Glass Recycling Company is excited to share its vibrant new look and feel by unveiling a new logo – demonstrating a ‘heart’ for glass! Our new logo showcases our passion and love for glass. The new look is now more closely aligned with our approach in fulfilling its role in South African society, and […]

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