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Wastewater discharged by a glass manufacturing company in Milford, Massachusetts into wetlands adjacent to the Charles River will be cleaner as a result of a recent settlement between the manufacturer and the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

Manufacturers using recycled glass for making new containers, fiberglass, color-coated aggregate, concrete applications and blasting medium, as well as collectors and processors of recycled glass, will all take part in discussions at the Northeast Recycling Council’s Forum – Glass Recycling – Exploring Possible Solutions.

Rumpke’s unique glass recycling process earned First Place in the Service to Society category at the annual Innovation Index Awards, presented by the Dayton Business Journal and the Dayton Development Coalition.

Ardagh Group, along with its glass recycling partner, has been recognized for their pioneering achievements at the prestigious National Recycling Awards 2015.

Owens-Illinois, Inc. has reached a definitive agreement with Vitro, S.A.B. de C.V., to acquire Vitro’s food and beverage glass container business in an all cash transaction valued at approximately $2.15 billion.

The city of  Baton Rouge in Louisiana has negotiated a new recycling contract with Progressive Waste Solutions. The new contract eliminated the option for residents to recycle glass beginning this fall.