(for friends, family, or even yourself!) Glass recycling is important. Glass is one of the only materials that can be recycled over and over again into the same product. Unlike paper or plastics, glass can be recycled right back into another bottle or jar. Recycling one ton of glass saves exactly one ton of raw…

Ripple Glass has some exciting news to announce, and we believe it will make our partnership with you better than ever! As you know, since our 2009 launch, we have contracted with Deffenbaugh Industries (now Waste Management) to service Ripple Glass containers around the metro. This fall, we’re making a change. We have purchased our…

Kansas City is known for its generosity and big heart – which come through in many ways. That includes a bounty of charitable events held in our area each year, combining Kansas Citians’ love of a good time with the ability to help causes that help our community. These events literally could not happen without…

If you’ve been one of the many thousands of Kansas Citians attending “Jazzoo” at the Kansas City Zoo since 2010, you may have noticed (or not!) our distinctive Ripple Glass logo around the grounds. As one of KC’s most popular benefit events, “Jazzoo” and its patrons help feed the 1,700 animals at the Zoo and…

This spring we challenged a group of senior marketing students from the University of Kansas to think outside the box and create a campaign that would get more people to recycle glass. During the semester course, the students developed some inspired ideas, and they will be the foundation for Ripple’s 2017 marketing efforts. Thanks, Jayhawks,…

Dear Ben, I love burning scented candles in my home. Can I recycle the glass candle jars even if wax remains? Signed, Waxing Romantic for Recycling Dear Waxed Out – I love scented candles too, and I especially love recycling the glass when it’s burned out! Please add them to your Ripple collection – wax…