Protonka Recycling collects and crushes the glass, where after the glass pieces are packed in one tonne bags. The bags are sent to the relevant foundries where the glass get processed as follows:
- The glass gets sorted into different colours and washed to remove impurities.
- Then the glass is crushed and melted.
- Glass bottles and jars are then made.
- Glass can be recycled over and over.
Protonka Recycling CC are compliant with the National Environmental Management Waste Act 2008 (no.59 of 2008).