Reusing Glass to Make Glass Beads

Close up view. A clear glass link which passes through five small beads made from a brown marmite jar. Link and beads have a frosted finish. The link hangs from a fine sterling silver chain.

Glass is one of those materials that it’s easy to feel smug about. It’s recyclable, right?  It goes into your recycling bin without any thought needed. It’s a million times easier than trying to figure out what plastics need to go where. However it’s not all as good as it sounds. That wine bottle you […]