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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 ...

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 - Pilkington

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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 ...

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 ...

Pilkington Optiphon™

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Provides a range of noise control levels; Can be combined with other products in the Pilkington Range to achieve other benefits; Safety glass to meet all the impact safety requirements of BS EN 12600; Achieves up to Class P2A in accordance with BS EN 356 for security (resistance to manual attack) Improves the living and working environment; Available in clear or decorative finishes; Available ...

Blog Items - Pilkington

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A quiet life: turning down the volume with noise control glazing . As well as exacerbating everyday stress and anxiety, excessive environmental noise can be extremely harmful to our health. Indeed, the World Health Organisation calculates that at least one million healthy years are shaved off all those living in western European countries each year because of traffic-related noise alone. Read ...

Glassary - A - Pilkington

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See Product Data sheet on Pilkington Acoustic Laminate and Technical Bulletin Glass and Noise Control. Acoustic performance simply how much noise does a product stop. It is the properties of a glass or glazing product which describe its airborne sound insulation, as measured by the reduction or attenuation of sound, at specific pitches or frequencies, in decibels (dB), or by sound reduction ...

Replacement Conservatory Roofs - Pilkington

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Less noise when it rains for a more relaxing and peaceful environment. Revolutionary self-cleaning glass for a more practical and attractive finish. Available with solar control for greater comfort during summer months. A simple and affordable way to enhance the look and value of your home. Creates a brighter environment with natural light, compared to polycarbonate roofs or indeed tiled ...

Top tips for specifying glass in the commercial sector

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Self-cleaning glass is very versatile and available with additional properties, such as thermal insulation, safety, solar and noise control. 5. Use of colour. Different colours can be achieved on a building by specifying a tinted or screen-printed pane. Stoke-on-Trent City Council’s headquarters are an example of this in use. Using a cutting ...