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START A GLASS RECYCLING BUSINESS

Job creation and poverty alleviation should be at the forefront of the hearts and minds of every South African business.

FIND A GLASS BANK

A glass bank is a very large container for collecting a community’s recyclable glass.

START RECYCLING GLASS

There are 3 ways to reduce the amount of waste glass in South Africa. Be sure to get your friends, family, colleagues and community involved in recycling.

SOME FACTS

Four incredible facts about glass recycling in South Africa:

GLASS BANKS IN SA

%

OF GLASS RECYCLED

ENTREPRENEURS SUPPORTED

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GLASS DIVERTED FROM LANDFILLS

Since the inception of our business, we have created opportunities for more than 50 000 individuals to earn an income.

START A BUSINESS

Job creation and poverty alleviation should be at the forefront of the hearts and minds of every South African business.

FIND A GLASS BANK

A glass bank is a very large container for collecting a community’s recyclable glass.

WHY RECYCLE?

Recycling is one of the easiest ways for you to have a positive impact in the environment. There are so many reasons to recycle glass! Click to find out more.

Corporates & Hospitality

All hotels, pubs, restaurants have a vital role to play in creating a culture of sustainable behaviour.

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OUR LATEST VIDEO ABOUT RECYCLING

Glass Recycling is like banking! The more we put in, the more we get out. Invest in our environment – recycle glass to bank on a better future for our world. Find a glass bank, where you can recycle your bottles and jars.

Celebrating inspiring ‘green’ women

Celebrating inspiring ‘green’ women

The Glass Recycling Company (TGRC) is proud of the many women within the recycling industry who go above and beyond to make a difference to the environment and continuously empower others through their actions. Tiny Khahlenya, based in Ekurhuleni started her recycling...

Converting waste into warmth this winter for Mandela Day

Converting waste into warmth this winter for Mandela Day

On Madiba Day, The Glass Recycling Company (TGRC) team spent their 67 minutes for Mandela, converting everyday waste to warmth, by crafting sleeping bags for the homeless. The initiative aims to raise awareness regarding homelessness and poverty experienced in South...

Show your love for glass, with your art!

Show your love for glass, with your art!

The Glass Recycling Company (TGRC) called for all graffiti artists to submit their art for its Art for Glass Graffiti Competition in order to stand a chance to have their art displayed on glass recycling banks in Johannesburg! Artists who are passionate for art and...