Glass packaging

Sort glass packaging waste in the property’s bin for glass or at a Rinki eco-point.


Empty, with caps and lids removed

  • Glass jars
  • Glass bottels

Rings, collars and labels may be left in place. If necessary, rinse dirty glass containers with cold water.

Return refundable bottles to the shop.

Glass packaging only!


  • Healthcare packaging such as vials and ampoules
  • Plastic: e.g. plastic bags and wrappings, polystyrene, bubble wrap
  • Porcelain or ceramics
  • Glass dishes (e.g. drinking glasses, oven dishes, coffee pots, lids for pots and pans)
  • Crystal
  • Windows or mirrors
  • Light bulbs or lamps

What happens to glass packaging waste after sorting?

Glass waste is used as a raw material for new glass packaging, such as bottles and jars. Glass can be reused time and again without its quality or purity deteriorating.

Find the nearest collection point