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Recycled Glass Market Size & Share to Surpass USD 5.4 billion by 2031, Exhibiting a CAGR of 6.8% | States Transparency Market Research, Inc.

Increased demand for recycled glass in industrial settings like abrasives production and filtration applications drives market growth.

/EIN News/ -- Wilmington, Delaware, United States, March 01, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Transparency Market Research Inc. - The global recycled glass market is estimated to flourish at a CAGR of 6.8% from 2023 to 2031. Transparency Market Research projects that the overall sales revenue for recycled glass is estimated to reach US$ 5.4 billion by the end of 2031.

Advancements in recycling technologies, such as improved sorting methods and glass purification processes, drive efficiency and quality in recycled glass production. Innovative techniques reduce energy consumption and enhance the viability of recycled glass as a raw material.

The use of recycled glass in architectural and design projects is gaining traction due to its aesthetic appeal and sustainability credentials. From countertops and flooring to decorative elements, recycled glass offers versatility and eco-friendly alternatives in the construction and interior design industries.

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Strategic alliances between recyclers, manufacturers, and designers foster innovation and market growth in the recycled glass industry. Collaborative efforts drive product development, market expansion, and awareness, creating new opportunities for sustainable solutions and business models.

Integration of recycled glass into waste-to-energy projects and alternative fuel production processes presents a novel avenue for market growth. Utilizing recycled glass as a feedstock for energy generation underscores its value as a sustainable resource and contributes to circular economy objectives.

Key Findings of the Market Report

  • Glass cullet leads the recycled glass market due to its versatility in manufacturing new glass products and its higher recycling potential.
  • Bottles & containers segment leads the recycled glass market due to increased demand for sustainable packaging solutions worldwide.
  • Europe leads the recycled glass market due to stringent environmental regulations, robust recycling infrastructure, and strong emphasis on sustainability.

Recycled Glass Market Growth Drivers & Trends

  • Increasing focus on circular economy principles promotes glass recycling, driving market growth and reducing the environmental impact of glass waste.
  • Government mandates and policies mandate glass recycling, stimulating market demand and fostering sustainable waste management practices.
  • Rising environmental consciousness among consumers fuels demand for products made from recycled glass, encouraging market expansion and innovation.
  • Investments in recycling infrastructure and technologies enhance glass recovery and processing efficiency, supporting market growth and scalability.
  • Growing preference for eco-friendly packaging solutions drives demand for recycled glass containers, influencing market dynamics and product development in the packaging industry.

Global Recycled Glass Market: Regional Profile

  • In North America, robust recycling programs and stringent environmental regulations drive the recycled glass market. Leading companies like Strategic Materials, Inc., and Ardagh Group leverage advanced sorting technologies to produce high-quality cullet for various applications. With a focus on sustainability and resource conservation, North America emphasizes closed-loop recycling systems, fostering circular economy principles.
  • In Europe, a strong emphasis on environmental sustainability propels the recycled glass market forward. Companies such as Veolia and Viridor lead the region with comprehensive recycling infrastructure and innovative glass processing techniques. Stringent waste management regulations and public awareness campaigns promote glass recycling across industries, driving market growth and fostering eco-friendly practices.
  • In the Asia Pacific, rapid urbanization and industrialization drive demand for recycled glass solutions. While recycling infrastructure is evolving, companies like Shanghai Baoye Group and Japan Glass Recycling Association are pioneering recycling initiatives. Increasing environmental awareness and government support for sustainable practices contribute to market expansion, positioning Asia Pacific as a key growth region for the global recycled glass market.

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Recycled Glass Market: Competitive Landscape

The recycled glass market features a competitive landscape marked by innovation, sustainability, and market diversification. Established players like Strategic Materials, Inc., and Owens-Illinois, Inc., lead with extensive recycling infrastructure and high-quality cullet production capabilities. They leverage economies of scale and technological advancements to meet diverse industry demands.

Emerging contenders such as Glassico and Momentum Recycling challenge norms with novel recycling processes and product offerings, driving competition through differentiation and sustainability focus. As environmental concerns escalate and circular economy principles gain traction, the market anticipates further intensification, fostering collaboration, innovation, and investment in recycled glass solutions worldwide.

Some prominent players are as follows:

  • Strategic Materials, Inc.
  • ACE Glass Recycling
  • Balcones Resources
  • Gallo Glass Company
  • Ripple Glass
  • Pace Glass Co.
  • Momentum Recycling LLC
  • 2M Ressources Inc.
  • CAP Glass
  • Bradish Glass, Inc.
  • Dlubak Glass Company.

Product Portfolio:

  • Strategic Materials, Inc. leads the glass recycling industry, offering comprehensive solutions for glass collection, processing, and recycling. With a commitment to sustainability, they transform recycled glass into high-quality cullet for various applications, fostering a circular economy and reducing environmental impact.
  • ACE Glass Recycling specializes in glass collection and processing services, providing sustainable solutions for businesses and communities. Their innovative approach ensures efficient glass recovery and recycling, contributing to environmental conservation and resource optimization in the glass industry.

Recycled Glass Market: Key Segments
By Product

    • Glass Cullet
    • Glass Fines

By Application

    • Bottles & Containers
    • Fiberglass Insulation
    • Abrasives
    • Filtration
    • Others

 By Region

  • North America
  • Latin America
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Middle East & Africa

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Go through further research published by Transparency Market Research:

Glass Reinforced Plastic Market - The global glass reinforced plastic market was valued at US$ 45.3 Bn in 2022 and is anticipated to reach US$ 69.0 Bn by 2031, expanding at a CAGR of 4.8% between 2023 and 2031.

Glass Reinforced Epoxy (GRE) Pipes Market - The global glass reinforced epoxy (GRE) pipes Industry was valued at US$ 1.7 Bn in 2020 and is projected to expand at a CAGR of 2.9% from 2023 to 2031.

About Transparency Market Research

Transparency Market Research, a global market research company registered at Wilmington, Delaware, United States, provides custom research and consulting services. Our exclusive blend of quantitative forecasting and trends analysis provides forward-looking insights for thousands of decision makers. Our experienced team of Analysts, Researchers, and Consultants use proprietary data sources and various tools & techniques to gather and analyses information.

Our data repository is continuously updated and revised by a team of research experts, so that it always reflects the latest trends and information. With a broad research and analysis capability, Transparency Market Research employs rigorous primary and secondary research techniques in developing distinctive data sets and research material for business reports.


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