Understanding How Glass Manufacturing process improved overall environmental impact over the years

Post date: 20-02-2021 Author: HNG

“Cradle to cradle” life cycle assessment shows marked improvement from 2012 to 2017

In 2017, All India Glass Manufacturers Association which is an over five-decade old organization representing the interests of Indian Glass industry came out with a report that compared the overall Environmental impact of container glass in India.

The empirical study that was undertaken considered data from both small / medium as well as large scale industries. The report undertaken was done by a team of professionals who modelled the study in an original ISO 14040/44 compliant manner.

Some of the observation that projected Glass container industry in India’s marked improvement towards environmental impact are –