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A Clear Future: UK glass manufacturing sector decarbonisation roadmap to 2050 (Summary)

A Clear Future: UK glass manufacturing sector decarbonisation roadmap to 2050 (Summary)

The aim of the UK glass decarbonisation roadmap is to find a way to create a low-carbon and prosperous glass manufacturing sector in the UK by 2050.

The summary document aims to display the information in an easy to digest way whilst the longer report assesses each option in turn.

Our key messages are:

  • Decarbonisation must be sustainable
  • Glass is a solution for a low-carbon economy
  • Positive collaboration (between the glass industry, policy makers, academics, consultants, the supply chain and other stakeholders) is key to finding powerful and practical solutions to environmental challenges.

Please also see our Full ReportIf you would like a hard-copy, published, version of the Summary please contact us.

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