Pilkington Activ™ Range

Pilkington Activ™ Bronze: bronze body tinted float glass with self-cleaning and solar control properties. Pilkington Activ™ Blue: blue body tinted float glass with self-cleaning and medium solar control properties. Pilkington Activ SunShade™ Neutral: clear float glass with neutral coating offering self-cleaning and medium solar control properties

Pilkington Activ™

Pilkington Activ™ uses daylight, which is abundant even on cloudy days, to keep glass clean with a two-step process: 1) Pilkington Activ™ loosens dirt, and gradually breaks down organic residue using energy from daylight. 2) The hydrophilic nature of the Pilkington Activ™ coating allows water to sheet off its surface, removing organic residue, dust particles and inorganic dirt.

Pilkington Activ™ Clear

Pilkington Activ™ Clear - overview. Pilkington Activ™ Clear is an on-line coated self-cleaning glass with photo-catalytic and hydrophilic properties. Pilkington Activ™ Clear is the perfect choice for situations where cleaning is difficult or costly, such as high-rise buildings, glass roof structures, conservatories and atria, or in housing for use by elderly residents. It is also ideal where good visibility is important, for example, in sports stadiums, commentary boxes, airports and ...

Pilkington Insulight Activ™

Pilkington Insulight Activ™ is the brand name for insulating glass units with Pilkington Activ™ self-cleaning coating on the external surface of the unit. In addition to the high quality benefits that one would expect from Pilkington Insulating Glass Units, they also provides the customer with the most revolutionary and innovative self-cleaning glazing available on the market.

Pilkington Activ™ Blue

Pilkington Activ™ Blue is an on-line coated body-tinted, self-cleaning and medium performance solar control glass, in an attractive blue colour. Its surface #1 self-cleaning coating has photo-catalytic and hydrophilic properties. The unique blue colour helps to keep internal temperatures cool whilst still maintaining excellent light transmittance, low light reflection and high energy absorption.

Pilkington Activ SunShade™

Pilkington Activ SunShade™ is a self-cleaning and medium performance solar control dual coated glass: surface #1 on-line self-cleaning coating with photocatalytic and hydrophilic properties, surface #2 off-line solar control coating, with medium light transmittance and high light reflectance. Pilkington Activ SunShade™ combines dual action, self-cleaning properties with medium solar control performance and an aesthetically pleasing appearance to reduce the amount of direct sunlight that ...

Pilkington Activ Suncool™

Surface #2 off-line superior solar control and low-emissivity coating. Pilkington Activ Suncool™ combines excellent solar control with a range of optical performances to improve the aesthetic appearance, energy efficiency and occupier comfort of a building, as well as self-cleaning properties. Pilkington Activ Suncool™ is a range of several performance options offering various levels of light transmission, solar radiation transmission and alternative colours for the ultimate in design ...

Pilkington Activ : Technical Tips

Pilkington Activ™: Technical Tips Under normal circumstances, the dual action coating on Pilkington Activ™ destroys organic contaminants on the surface of the glass and increases the water sheeting effect. This allows dirt to be washed away easily from the surface and greatly reduces the need for manual cleaning.

Self-Cleaning - Pilkington

The unique dual-action of the Pilkington Activ™ coating uses the forces of nature to help keep the glass free from dirt, giving not only the practical benefit of less cleaning, but also clearer, better-looking windows. How it works The unique dual-action self-cleaning coating is located on the external glass pane.

Solar Control - Pilkington

These are defined as follows: Reflectance – the proportion of solar radiation reflected back into the atmosphere. Direct transmittance – the proportion of solar radiation transmitted directly through the glass. Absorptance – the proportion of solar radiation absorbed by the glass. Colours for identification purposes only.

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