UK container glass manufacturer Encirc has unveiled a 900t/day furnace.

Its Managing Director, Adrian Curry, said: "This is a monumental day for Encirc and the wider container glass sector as a whole.

"Today’s lighting of our 900 tonne furnace will significantly increase our capability to meet market demand as well as support our journey towards becoming the most sustainable beverage supply chain business in the world.

"A huge thank you to all involved in making this happen. A truly incredible feat.”