SECTION 18 EXTENDED PRODUCER RESPONSIBILITY (EPR) REGULATIONS

We are registered with the DFFE as a Producer Responsibility Organisation in terms of the Extended Producer Responsibility Regulations.

TAKE ACTION

Learn

Get the facts and how we’re helping

Participate

Find out how you can help save the environment

Share

Let your social media networks know about this important cause

Locate a Bin

Click here to find your nearest glass recycling bank

WHAT WE DO

Our goal is to create and maintain a sustainable glass recycling environment in South Africa

Glass Recycling Banks

We currently have more than 4000 glass banks placed across the country and we regularly place more banks where there is a need.

Education and Training

We continue to go into the field to assist current and new entrepreneurs in order to ensure that their glass recycling businesses are successful.

Advocacy and Campaigning

We get involved in community initiatives and corporate social investment projects to assist others where we can.

Entrepreneurs

Preserving
our south
Africa for
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The local glass recycling rate, which compares very favourably to other countries and cities around the globe.

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Of glass packaging is now diverted from landfill annually through reusing and recycling.

The number of tons of CO2 emissions the Glass Recycling Company has prevented from being emitted into the environment in the last year.

Glass entrepreneurs trained and supported during the year.

RECYCLING IN OUR DAILY LIVES

Facts About Recycling

Learn about glass recycling and how to be an effective recycler

How to start GLASS recycling

Glass is a clear choice for your health and the environment!

See just how much energy you can save by recycling your glass containers

DOES YOUR GLASS BANK NEED TO BE EMPTIED

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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.

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Converting waste on Global Recycling Day

Converting waste on Global Recycling Day

On 18 March 2020, the world celebrated World Recycling Day. We should continue to reflect on the role we play every day in making a difference, when it comes to looking after our environment. The Glass Recycling Company (TGRC) looked at why Global Recycling Day is so...

Clean. Renewable. Efficient.

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