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Health Applications - Pilkington

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Health Applications As the world changes, health and safety are at the forefront of everyone's mind. Our antimicrobial glass technology provides solutions for shared spaces and everywhere germs are a concern such as: Commercial and public buildings including office, retail, education, healthcare, leisure and hospitality environments

Why glass can have a bigger impact on ... - Pilkington

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Research by Imperial College London, which analysed the health data of 356,000 people in Britain and Norway, found that long-term exposure to traffic noise affects our blood chemistry over and above the effects of exhaust fumes. Meanwhile, another study from Barts and the London School of Medicine has linked traffic noise to instances of type 2 diabetes. The World Health Organization has also ...

Glass and Human Impact - Pilkington

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Inside the Pilkington testing facility at our R&D Centre ...

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This includes dropping a 50kg impactor, comprising two pneumatic tyres, from three different heights. The lowest height is the equivalent of an adult pushing hard against the glass or a child running into it, while the highest height is one of the key tests used for critical glass applications.

Invention of Float Glass - Pilkington

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Architectural glass production powered by hydrogen in ...

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The trial is a key step in the manufacturer’s plans to decarbonise and could see a transition to using hydrogen to power all production at the site, which currently uses natural gas.

Pilkington Spec-it!

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For specifications on the move, Spec-it! can also be found in the Spectrum app for iOS and Android devices. Easy search for other criteria As well as key parameters such as light transmittance, U value and g value, Spec-it! also allows you to search on acoustics, safety, security and glass thickness.

The Good Glass Guide - Pilkington

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Your local authority waste disposal site is likely to have a skip for windows and glass. Glass can be repeatedly recycled and used in many applications such as glass containers and fibre glass. For information please visit our official website to read more about the glazing options for in the home.

Stained Glass - Pilkington

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Kings College Cambridge The stained glass windows lining the walls of Kings College Chapel in Cambridge, a place renowned for its annual authentic Carol service is a great place to start.As the picture below reveals, there is close attention to detail and multiple images on show in this mass display of colour.

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