You may know that Ripple Glass maintains roughly 100 purple bins in the Kansas City metro (we ARE based here, after all!), but did you know that Ripple also receives glass from 6 states and about 70 communities outside of Kansas City? Our farthest regional location is Dubuque, Iowa – 394 miles to the northeast –…

A year and a half ago, Greg Hunsucker, owner of V’s Italian Ristorante in Independence, decided to make the transition into becoming not only a more responsible citizen but an excellent example for all restaurant and business owners. Greg said it all started with one customer who noticed the restaurant’s staff hauling glass to a…

Did you know that a full Ripple bin can contain 24,000 bottles and jars? The glass from one Ripple Glass bin… Saves 2.4 million watts of energy Eliminates 2 tons of CO2 emissions And could power a CFL for nearly 20 years. And, with your help, many Ripple Glass containers fill weekly or more. In…

We often get questions that start with “Can I recycle…”? Unfortunately, there are some items that we cannot accept at Ripple. Lightbulbs We cannot accept light bulbs because of the mercury and/or metal components of the bulbs. If you are a homeowner looking to recycle, you can typically bring your used bulbs to Home Depot…