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BPA fears may hit metal packaging sector »

April 8, 2013 | Glass News

Consumer fears about Bisphenol A (BPA) may compound the negative impacts on metal packaging in the next 10 years according to the latest study from market analyst Visiongain. Read more here.

BPA may be labeled 'toxicant' by state »

April 3, 2013 | Glass News

A California state agency will soon decide whether to call bisphenol-A a reproductive toxicant and place restrictions on it. Read more here.

Local glass manufacturer wants bottle bill »

April 1, 2013 | Glass News

Glass bottle and jar manufacturer Verallia North America urged Indiana legislators on Monday to enact a law requiring a 5- or 10-cent refundable deposit on beverages sold in recyclable bottles and cans.

Verallia receives EPA’s Energy award for third year in a row »

March 28, 2013 | Glass News

Executives from Verallia’s 101- year-old Sapulpa glass container manufacturing plant Tuesday in Washington, DC, accepted an ENERGY STAR Sustained Excellence Award from the U.S.

GPI Testimony: In Support of Legislation to Create a Beverage Container Recycling Refund Program in Texas »

March 26, 2013 | Glass News

GPI’s members recognize the importance of supporting sustainability initiatives including conserving energy, saving raw materials, reducing air emissions (including NOx, SOx, PM and greenhouse gases such as CO2) and being fully committed to “Reduce / Reuse” in all aspects of plant operations e.g.

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The alcohol industry is hoping that Congress will extend the excise tax relief granted to brewers in the tax bill passed late -More

 

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