Chris Tonk, Plant Manager for O-I in Toano, speaks to Kiwanis

Chris Tonk, manager of the Owens-Illinois (O-I) glass plant in Toano, recently spoke to the Kiwanis of Colonial Capital. Chris talked about the plant and its history and described the way in which over 1,000,000 bottles, of varying shapes sizes and colors, are produced on a daily basis. The plant, with two furnaces, produces glass from both recyclables and raw materials and the output is delivered to many users including the Busch brewery in Williamsburg.

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