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.
Glass comes into our homes, commercial buildings and vehicles in the form of windows, doors, countertops, floors, fixtures, other building materials and in an endless stream of glass containers.
Nulife Glass will invest $5.9 million to establish its first Virginia operation in the City of Bristol.
Safelite AutoGlass, a provider of windshield replacements, recycled more than 1.3 million windshields in 2014, saving more than 23,000 tons of waste from the landfill.
Ardagh Group, Glass – North America, a division of Ardagh Group and a producer of glass containers for the food and beverage industries in the U.S., said that its Burlington, Wisconsin, plant achieved ISO 14001:2004 Certification.