Flat glass is a strategic high-tech material vital to the energy performance, safety, security and comfort of buildings and cars, and essential to produce solar energy.
Through the centuries, flat glass keeps on meeting people’s and societies’ needs as they evolve towards greater energy and environmental conservation.
” … glass has accompanied humankind for centuries, enriching the quality of life of millions, […] as one of the most important, versatile and transformative materials of history …”
” … glass is an important component in many areas, including in aerospace and the automotive sector, architecture, the arts, information and communications technology, energy, health care, laboratory work, optics and packaging and storage …”
” … the International Year of Glass, 2022 will underline the technological, scientific, economic, environmental, historical and artistic role of glass in our societies …”