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Vitro refreshes brand identity

Vitro SAB de CV has announced the launch of a brand identity rooted in the tagline ‘Together, We See Further’. At a key moment in the group’s evolution, the brand represents a renewed commitment to partnership and innovative, long-term thinking, philosophies that have been central to its success for over a century.

World’s first partial-flow exhaust air purification system installed

The Gerresheimer Group has commissioned the world’s first partial-flow exhaust air purification system at its Essen site in Germany. This will ensure that the glass manufacturer’s existing system complies with the stringent clean gas values that apply after a furnace replacement. The cost-efficient solution is based on the Ecopure CCF developed by Dürr Systems AG.

Waste disposal consultation statement

British Glass, representative body of the UK glass industry, has responded to the UK Government’s announcement of a consultation on a major overhaul of the country’s waste disposal system. This would make packaging producers pay the full cost of dealing with their waste, make local authorities collect rubbish in the same way in each area and bring in a deposit return scheme for bottles and cans.