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Cheltenham Borough


Where it is taken?

Glass collected at the kerbside is sent to Recresco  -Cwmbran Glass Recovery Facility, Cwmbran

What happens to it?

The Glass is sorted and the materials are then sent to be processed as below.

End market


End products

Glass cullet for remelt - 74.17%

Metal recycling -1.5%

Aggregate - 21.93%

Waste (Energy Recovery) - 1.17%

Remainder - moisture


This information is correct as of May 2023.

Page updated: 15/11/2022 Page updated by: Gloucestershire County Council

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