DEEP: Glass Recycling Markets Fact Sheet

Glass Recycling Markets

The Department is aware of the following glass markets in Connecticut. Some of these markets accept only color separated container glass; some accept the different colored container glass commingled. The glass should be free of contaminants such as ceramics, stones, gravel, etc. Some companies allow metal rings and caps. This is only a partial listing and by providing it to you, the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is not recommending these companies over any others.

Connecticut Container Recovery Corp./REI
(Nutmeg Container)
10 Eastern Park Road
East Hartford, CT 06108
Contact: Mark Fernandez
(860) 289-7234

Stratford Baling Corp.
80 Garfield Ave.
Stratford, CT 06597
Contact: Ron Bertasi
(203) 377-7491
Recycling Technologies 
307 White Street
Danbury, CT 06810
Contact: Paul DeNardo
(203) 797-0378
Willimantic Waste Paper
P.O. Box 4239
Willimantic, CT 06226
Contact: Tom DeVivo
(860) 423-4527
Recycle America, LLC
655 Christian Lane
Kensington, CT 06037
(860) 223-3601
 

For additional markets see the DEEP list of CT regional IPC's (intermediate processing centers) which accept and process glass containers from their member towns.

For more information, call or write:

Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
Bureau of Materials Management and Compliance Assurance
Recycling Program
79 Elm Street
Hartford, CT 06106-5127

Phone: (860) 424-3366

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Content Last Updated January 30, 2013