Self-cleaning glass: what do you need to know? - Pilkington

12 Apr 2022. Pilkington Activ™ the first commercially available self-cleaning glass has proven popular for everything from conservatory roofs to commercial facades. But, considering the long history of float glass, self-cleaning glass is still a relatively new product that some in the industry still have misconceptions about.

A complete guide to self-cleaning glass - Pilkington

Pilkington Activ™, the world’s first self-cleaning glass, has been independently verified and officially meets the new EN 1096-5 European Standard for self-cleaning glass. Self-cleaning coatings are one of many technologies that have helped boost the number of potential applications of glass in building design.

Glass with 50% less embodied carbon launches in new milestone for ...

10 Oct 2023. NSG Group has pioneered a new glass range with 50% less embodied carbon when compared to standard float glass* ‒ representing the lowest carbon product of its kind on the market. Pilkington Mirai™ can be offered as a low carbon alternative to regular float glass, with no difference in performance, quality, or aesthetic appearance.

Introducing the architectural market’s cool and brilliant new glass ...

NSG Group has launched Pilkington Suncool™ Q – its latest offering in a range that provides the most advanced solutions in new high performance solar control. Uniquely, this innovative new product allows the individual glass types within the range to seamlessly match each other from the external viewers’ perspective – an advantage that ...

Pilkington Botanical launched to boost growth in greenhouses

Press Release. 27 Jan 2022. NSG Group has launched a new range of glass products focused specifically at the horticultural market. The new Pilkington Botanical™ range comprises of glass-based solutions aimed at boosting crop growth or dealing with the issues faced by growers.

Glass visible to birds developed to help protect wildlife - Pilkington

19 Mar 2021. Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, part of the NSG Group, has developed Pilkington AviSafe™ - a new glass with a special coating designed to help prevent birds from colliding with the windows and facades of buildings.

More colour, more freedom! - Pilkington

Press Release. 30 May 2021. The successful silver-coloured Pilkington Mirropane™ Chrome Plus range manufactured by Pilkington Deutschland, a part of the NSG Group, has been expanded and now includes three new additional colours: Grey, Blue and Bronze.

New Pilkington Activ Suncool™ Pro T brings a clean, cool and tough ...

Pilkington Activ Suncool™ Pro T, an innovative extension to the Pilkington Activ Suncool™ range, introduces a new toughenable solution that can provide additional safety and mechanical strength performance to the glass. The new product helps glazing to stay clean while transmitting less of the sun’s energy into buildings ensuring a more ...

The golden touch - Pilkington

The shimmering art glass screen, which lines the new connector building between California’s Oakland International Airport and the adjacent BART train terminus, is a marriage between art, science and industry. ... “Tom O’Day keeps me up to date with all the new products and each one is an adventure.

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