Why is recycling glass important?

Glass is an ideal package for the circular economy. More than 80% of the bottles that are recycled are used to make new bottles with recycled content. Glass is infinitely recyclable without loss of quality, making it a permanent material that can continue offset the need for raw materials as often as it is recycled.

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1. I pay for curbside recycling. Can I still place my glass in my curbside cart?
2. Why is glass being separated from other recyclables?
3. Why is recycling glass important?
4. What if I have broken glass?
5. Why do I have to empty liquids and rinse food residue?
6. I have glass products that you do not accept. What do I do with it?
7. Why is the glass being taken to O-I Glass?
8. What does this new program cost the County?
9. Why is the United Way of the Greater Peninsula the recipient of the charitable donation?
10. Where can I learn more about O-I Glass?