GlassRite Tool weight values

The cut-off weight for lightweight glass bottles that can be included in the GlassRite Tool are highlighted below. 

Cut-off weights have been determined to ensure that only lightweight bottles are included in the GlassRite Tool. The lightweight glass bottle directory displays approximately the lightest 30% of bottles available for each bottle type e.g. beer, spirits and wine. The weight values are listed below. 

 

Bottle TypeCapacity (ml)Selected cut-off weight (g)
Beer, ale, cider & perry250130
Beer, ale, cider & perry275205
Beer, ale, cider & perry330210
Beer, ale, cider & perry500 300 
Beer, ale, cider & perry660 310 
Beer, ale, cider & perry750 560 
Spirits200 200 
Spirits350 340 
Spirits500 360 
Spirits700 440 
Spirits750 520 
Spirits1000 530 
Still wine375 300 
Still wine500 420 
Still wine750 450