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Fall in closed loop glass recycling concerns BG

Concerns about the future of UK closed loop glass recycling have been raised following analysis of the National Packaging Waste Database 2007 figures. According to British Glass, they reveal a drop in closed loop glass recycling from 2006.  It said there was a growing trend towards a decrease in container-ready cullet needed for such recycling. In 2007, cullet for bottle recycling decreased by 56,000 tonnes from 2006 despite a significant increase in the amounts ...