A recyclable system is more ecological even under the least favourable conditions, than any "throw away" option
What kind of glass is it?
The glass is made of durable plastic - polypropylene - with thick sidewalls, so its lifecycle is extended to about 100 washes. We offer beer jugs, normal glasses and wine glasses.
Who washes it and where?
Washing is done in a special centre where the Team washes and disinfects every recyclable glass collected at the specific event.
Why is it environment friendly?
Glasses may add up even 60-70% of waste collected after events. By introducing washable plastic glasses the amount of waste may be decreased by the stated percentage, and as a result the time dedicated to or spent with cleaning also decreases, and a lot less waste is to be transported.
Doesn't washing pollute the environment?
Environmental load of washing is far less than the manufacturing of a new glass or its disposal in a waste facility.
Why is it economical?
The cost of water used in washing is pennies as compared to the price of manufacturing a disposable plastic glass, however, less waste means less transport and process cost, not to mention the fact that as a result, the extra costs of a gREen Glass can be deducted on the other side of the balance sheet. The system is a clever financial re-grouping, which means substantial difference in terms of the quantity and quality of the waste, furthermore gREen Glasses are much more aesthetic than their environmentally toxic predecessors.
How much waste does a recyclable plastic glass substitute?
During its lifecycle 1 gREen Glass substitutes a big sack of disposable glasses.