Cracked Up Building Panels for Eco-Friendly Architectural Panache

By: Katie Cordrey - Mar 18, 2009
Ron Sundholm, president and founder of Second Glass in Portland, OR, got the idea for his windshield glass recycling company when he saw all the glass going into a dumpster at a shop where he was getting his own windshield replaced.

These days, Sundholm gets broken windshields from local glass shops, and employs his unique process for recycling the windshields using a patent-pending cold formula. After recycling the windshields, Sundholm turns them into a variety of products, including shower enclosures, office walls, dividers and other items.