Rare materials such as gold and silver are recycled because acquiring
new supplies is expensive. Other materials such as glass may not
be as expensive to replace, but they are recycled to conserve
energy, reduce pollution, conserve land and save money.
The automobile industry consumes
more glass than any other US
industry. Used glass is a better source. We stock thousands of
parts and search hundreds of sites in order to fill your glass
Asian artisans may have established
the glass industry in Egypt where the first glass vessels date
from the reign (1450-1504 BC) of Thutmose III. The 1924 Ford Model
T was the first mass produced vehicle to include a top and a windshield.
The car sold for $290.00. The earliest glass objects ever found