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Variety of Safety Glass Available Online

By PAUL Subscribe to RSS | February 29th 2012 | Views:

The glass industry has undergone tremendous changes in past few years. The advent of innovative technologies has facilitated in the production of glass. The hi-tech measures and sophisticated machinery and production technologies has helped in ushering a new era of revolution in the glass manufacturing companies all across the globe.

The wide variety of glass includes- safety glass, fire resistant, self cleaning, tempered or toughened, annealed, frosted glass and many more. These are offered at cost effective rates and are widely used in commercial and residential sectors. Offered in various sizes and thickness, the range is best in safety. Rendering ultimate safety and elegance to buildings, self cleaning glass withstands extreme temperatures. Owing to its self cleaning properties, it finds use in facades that are difficult to clean. The array adds beautiful accents to the overall interior and exterior décor of buildings. An effective solution to façade cleaning, self cleaning glass prevents organic dust particles on it surface. This property is due to the fact that it undergoes photo catalytic decomposition.

Safety Glass is type of laminated glass that using widely for work in industry & general purpose at discount prices obtainable in market for simple budget. It holds together when shattered. In the event of breaking supported by its an interlayer, usually of polyvinyl butyral (PVB) between its one or more layers. The strength of interlayer prevents it from breaking & keeps strong safety in fire, cracking, & hammered, by chance. With stand to damping effects blocks ultraviolet rays up to 99% that show the characteristic of glass.

Double glazed units facilitates in reducing loss of energy. Also known insulated glazing its insulating capacity depends on the thickness ranging from 12 mm to 20 mm in between two glass panes in these glazed units. Developed by fitting two glass panes together these are best in safety features as well as acoustic insulation. In between two glass panes, in such glazed units there remains inert gas argon that is effective in maintaining sound and heat insulation. This gas does not conduct sound waves or heat. Such units are easy to install and are available in stylish frames. Transparent in nature, the range finds wide application in plant glazing, furniture, glass surfaces, balustrades and windows among others.

Besides fire resistant glass are best in safety features. Light in weight, these are used in fire resistant doors, gymnasiums, hotels and restaurants. Categorized into fire-insulating and heat transmitting glass these are installed under proper surveillance.

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