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Avery Dennison, ESTAL and LEONHARD KURZ co-launch ‘Make a Mark’ collaboration platform to accelerate innovation in wine and spirits packaging

Avery Dennison, ESTAL and LEONHARD KURZ co-launch ‘Make a Mark’ collaboration platform to accelerate innovation in wine and spirits packaging. 
(Photo: Avery Dennison, PR460)Avery Dennison, ESTAL and LEONHARD KURZ are launching Make a Mark, a three-year collaboration initiative for designers, printers and materials providers intended to break new ground in sustainable and innovative wine and spirits packaging, the companies announced today.

Guardian Glass Demonstrates Global Leadership With New UL Product Lens Certification

GuardianGuardian Glass is the first float glass manufacturer to achieve UL Product Lens™ Certification, covering three global product categories: Uncoated Float Glass, Sputter (Vacuum) Coated Float glass (including Commercial SunGuard® and residential ClimaGuard® products) and UltraMirror™ products.

Energy-saving potential of Modern Glazing

Victoria Gate, Leeds, the United Kingdom.
(Photo Rubin and Sampford Photography, GRDPR178) In 2030 European buildings would consume nearly 30% less energy if all of them were glazed with high performance glass, according to the latest research commissioned by Glass for Europe. Highly selective, thermally insulating glass is already in Guardian’s portfolio and is widely used in modern, energy-efficient buildings.

Guardian Glass and Eastman Partner on the Ultimate Color Neutral Laminated Glass

Saflex® Crystal Clear and Guardian UltraClear® LamiGlass™ Neutral - The perfect combination of aesthetic and safety. 
(Photos Eastman, GRDPR188) Continuing demand for superior low-iron glass products in both the premium commercial and residential markets is being met with an innovative collaboration between Eastman and Guardian Glass. Eastman and Guardian are jointly announcing Eastman’s new Saflex® Crystal Clear PVB interlayer, which is designed to produce one of the most color neutral, brilliant laminated low-iron glass products available today: Guardian UltraClear® LamiGlass Neutral.

Anker, Devan & Shark Solutions develop world’s first flame retardant aviation carpet with recycled PVB based binder

© courtesy of Anker Anker, Devan and Shark Solutions teamed up to create the world’s first flame retardant aviation carpet using a recycled binder. Inspired by the knowledge and the needs of the aviation market, Anker motivated to achieve this new goal together. The PVB binder reuses laminated glass, from windshields and architectural/building glass, that otherwise would go to landfill.

Guardian Glass launches new float line at Czestochowa, Poland plant

Guardian Glass completed its first ribbon pull at its second float glass facility in Częstochowa, Poland. 
(Photo Guardian Glass, LLC, GRDPR187) Guardian Glass completed its first ribbon pull at its second float glass facility in Częstochowa, Poland to help meet the growing demand for high performance coated and fabricated glass products in Poland and throughout Eastern Europe.

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