“Focused on limiting its environmental impact, Auto Windscreens has announced that in the last 12 months it has recycled a staggering 1,246 tons of vehicle glass – the equivalent weight to around nine blue whales*!
This is up from the previous year, according to the company’s waste removal partner, Berryman. It recorded a whopping 850 tons of damaged windscreens and door glass collected for processing and reuse, usually to make drinking glasses and bottles.”
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While the U.S. and U.K. may disagree on whether to call it a windshield or windscreen, we think everyone can agree on the importance of recycling. The article also points out the policy of Auto Windscreens to repair rather than replace a windshield if possible. We also strive to do just that, not just for the environment, but also to save you money!
Did you know that we also provide mobile auto glass replacement and repair? Let us take some of the stress away by coming out to you! Call us at 612-343-8984 for more information.