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Stroud District

Glass

Where it is taken?

Landor Street materials recovery facility & Various UK recycling plants.

What happens to it?

The glass is collected from the kerbside mixed with cans and plastics. It is taken to a materials recovery facility (MRF) in Birmingham where it is sorted into individual waste streams.  The glass in then transported for recycling. Find out more about Materials Recovery Facilities here.  

Glass is taken to a number of locations in the UK for recycling where it is processed into new glass products. See list of destinations below:

  • RECRESSO, UK
  • Hoban Waste Management, UK
  • Glass Recycling UK Ltd, UK
  • Day Group, UK
  • URM UK ltd, UK
  • Brightgreen Plastics, UK 

End market

UK.

End products

Recycled glass products.

Page updated: 09/02/2022 Page updated by: Gloucestershire County Council

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