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Ardagh Group: Low carbon glass bottles with NextGen Furnace

For the past six months, Ardagh Group‘s NextGen Furnace in Obernkirchen, Germany, has been producing low carbon glass bottles for customers in the beer sector.

In November 2023, the Group welcomed customers, suppliers and other stakeholders to see the furnace in action. The forming process and glass composition remain the same, but an innovative melting process delivers low carbon glass containers.

Take a look at how at how this new melting technology – delivered via electrodes – is decarbonising the glassmaking process.

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