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Researchers Call for ‘Transformative Glazing’

The greatest challenge to the current generation of buildings is climate change, says a team of researchers from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL). The researchers write in a paper published in One Earth that if the architectural world wants … Continue reading

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Costs Remain Steady for US Glass and Glazing Manufacturing Products

The seasonally unadjusted prices for materials used in glass and glazing manufacturing remained steady in October. Despite some indexes reporting marginal declines, year-over-year prices remain high, reports the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in its latest Producer Price Index … Continue reading

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Glass Industry Needs to do More to Embrace Recycling

When it comes to recycling in the glass industry, there is room for improvement, says Patrick Elmore, the president of business development at Infinite Recycled Technologies. The U.S. creates around 10 million tons of architectural glass each year. Of that … Continue reading

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National Apprenticeship Week Aims to Mitigate Workforce Labor Shortages

The eighth annual National Apprenticeship Week is here. The weeklong celebration of industry, labor, equity, workforce and education highlights the importance of registered apprenticeship as a vital talent pipeline to address workforce challenges. National Apprenticeship Week runs from Nov. 14-18, … Continue reading

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Glass Industry Pauses to Honor Military Veterans

Every November 11, the nation stops to honor those who served our nation during wartime and peacetime. For companies in the glass, glazing and fenestration industries, the opportunity to honor veterans goes far beyond a day on the calendar. RynoClad … Continue reading

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