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Glass Waste Recycling Telford

Using recycled glass in the glass recipe is always beneficial, and using more of it results in a reduction in furnace energy use. As a result, recycling glass is more cost-effective in the long run, saving both manufacturers and the environment money. To aid in the environmental and cost-effective aspects of glass recycling, we urge you to use Telford Waste company for your glass waste recycling. We can be reached at 01952 350 160.

Glass is one of the most commonly recycled materials nowadays since it is so easy to recycle. Glass is made up of very pure materials, therefore the recycling process is rather quick. Glass is made from soda ash, limestone, or sand and can be colored in a variety of ways.

What is Glass Waste Recycling?

We can’t avoid waste, no matter how hard we try. There are times when you forget to bring lunch and have to grab something quick. Therefore, as a business you should always know how to recycle properly. Hiring a waste company like Telford Waste would be a great start. The density and weight of glass make it a major source of waste. Rather than throwing away waste glass, it is usually better to convert it into something useful. It generally contains broken or damaged glasses, bulbs, bottles, tubes, and similar materials. Recycling glass means transforming waste glass into something useful.

Recycling saves money by reducing energy consumption. Cullet melts at a lower temperature than glass made from raw materials for the first time. As a result, we can reduce the amount of energy required to melt the glass. 

How is Glass Waste Recycled?

The quality and purity of glass are maintained when it is recycled. There is the possibility that contaminated glass cannot be recycled or repurposed or that glass pieces are not large enough to meet manufacturing requirements. Below is the basic glass waste recycling process:

Once we collect your glass waste from your location, we will transport it to waste recycling facilities. At the recycling facilities, they will go through what is known as glass waste separation. Before being categorised into colours and grades, they will be cleansed to remove any impurities. Glasses of the same colour are recycled together because they contain the same chemical components. After this, the material is compressed into smaller pieces so that the melting process will proceed more quickly. The melted glass will be used to make new glasses, jars, and containers.

Glass produced in this way is significantly less expensive than glass made from raw materials. Moreover, it’s a more long-term solution. In order to fulfill your duty of care, it is recommended that you manage your glass waste properly.

Glass Waste Recycling Telford

In terms of environmental sustainability, glass recycling is probably one of the easiest and most effective ways of reusing glass. Whether you need to get rid of glass waste or handle other types of waste, we can assist you. One of our core beliefs is to provide our customers with unmatched customer service. In addition, we offer the following services:

  • There is no predetermined schedule for waste collection. It can occur daily, weekly, or on a monthly basis.
  • We provide fast service.
  • Free bins delivered free of charge.
  • The experience of managing both large and small amounts of waste.

Compared to reused glass bottles, recycled glass materials are tougher and more durable. It is possible for these jars and containers to deteriorate over time and from use, even though they are made to be very sturdy and strong.

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