It's amazing, but so little glass is getting recycled these days.  A shame, because glass is the most recyclable material on the planet.  It can be recycled over and over and over again, without any loss in quality.

As long as systems are in place that can effectively collect glass separately from the waste-stream there is no reason why we can't capture 100% of the glass we're using, whether it's wine bottles, beer bottles, food jars, or even drinking glasses.

Here's a pretty sweet infographic from Patteson's Glass in the UK which shows just how awesome glass really is.