How are Glass Bottles Recycled?

Posted by Wes D. on Apr 17th 2017

Glass Bottles are part of everyday life and often times taken for granted. To many of us we only see them for the soda, tea, ketchup, etc...they hold but glass is an amazing product being brought back to life time and time again. You may have an idea how glass recycling works but seeing the fabulous process in action has been experienced by few. Watch this amazing video from NPR as glass is used, collected, melted together, and formed into a new bottle!

Secrets From The Recycling Plant: How A Used Bottle Becomes A New Bottle from Planet Money on Vimeo.