It is estimated that glass consists of around one third of the outside view of a normal family vehicle, yet in most cases very little is re sold to the consumer, due to the fixing process and the desire for a new windscreen or panel. So it is likely the glass from and end of life vehicle will be recycled to make other products such as bottles etc.
The Process Can Be Repeated
At the treatment centre is will be sorted into type then crushed and melted, with new products being created and sent to shops or for building purposes. The great news is this process can happen over and over again as glass does not degrade through this process.
Learn More here www.recycling-guide.org.uk/science-glass.html