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Noise Control for buildings - Pilkington

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Noise Control Glass No matter where it originates, from railways, aircraft or factories, noise is all around. Future trend research suggests that traffic and noise in general will only get worse. The careful and considered selection of glass can be crucial in helping to reduce noise level and meet noise requirements. How it works . The highest noise insulation is achieved using an acoustic ...

Noise control glazing in residential properties

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In the suburbs, noise-control glazing is more of a necessity for homes under flightpaths, near rail lines or busy main roads. However, some suburban homeowners are simply looking to secure some peace and quiet from the subtler causes of noise pollution, such as the babble from the nearby pub, barking neighbourhood dogs or even from the chorus of lawnmowers on a Sunday. What’s more, people ...

Noise Control Glazing - Pilkington

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Noise Control Glazing. 17 Dec 2014 No matter what the source is – railways, airports or busy roads – we’re constantly surrounded by invasive noise pollution. Unfortunately, future trend research predicts that noise levels are only going to worsen as the volume of traffic and transport increases. This is ...

A quiet life: turning down the volume with noise control ...

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Protecting against noise pollution is an increasingly important part of a building’s role and, as glass continues to make up more of the built environment, noise control glazing will be crucial in keeping building occupants safe and sound. You can find out more about our range of innovative noise control products here.

Shouting up about noise control glazing

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Initiatives like Quiet Mark are also helping to boost consumer confidence in noise control solutions. Ultimately, people expect the buildings where they live and work to protect them against harm from the environment, and noise pollution is emerging as an important factor in this. The onus is on the glass and glazing industry to be vocal about how the right glass can reduce its damaging effect ...

Energy Control: Thermal & Solar Properties

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Noise Control. Pilkington Optiphon ™ Pilkington Insulight ™ Phon; Safety Security. Pilkington Insulight ™ Protect; Pilkington Optilam ™ Pilkington Toughened Glass; Self-Cleaning. Pilkington Activ ™ Range. Technical Information; Pilkington Activ ™ Clear; Pilkington Activ ™ (Blue/Bronze) Pilkington Activ SunShade ™ Pilkington ...

A glass and glazing safety standard is changing, but what ...

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Phil Brown, European regulatory marketing manager at Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, part of the NSG Group, discusses the revision of BS 6262, a key document for the glass and glazing industry, and what implications it might have for manufacturers, fabricators, installers and designers.

Solar control glazing – the key to reducing CO2 emissions?

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In a recent issue of Glass and Glazing Products, our project specification manager, Tim Fagg, explores how solar control glazing can help to tackle CO 2 emissions…. With demand for commercial and domestic buildings to be both comfortable and productive places to live and work, it’s no surprise that heating, ventilation and air-conditioning systems (HVAC) are considered a must in most ...