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AGC Glass Europe Aims to Reduce Carbon Footprint with new Float Glass Range

AGC Glass Europe will produce a float glass range by the end of 2022 that features a reduced carbon footprint of less than 7 kg of CO2 per m2 for clear glass (4 mm thick). The move is part of … Continue reading

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AGC Publishes Sustainability Report for European Business

AGC Glass Europe recently released its annual sustainability report. According to the company, the total energy output of its on-site photovoltaic installations reached 6,697 megawatt hours in 2016. The company has reduced its direct CO2 emissions by 11 percent since … Continue reading

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AGC Glass French Furnace to Resume Production

AGC Glass Europe is re-starting its furnace for float glass production in Boussois, Northern France, in April 2017. The furnace was shut down in 2013 due to the economic crisis in Europe. According to the company, the re-entry into service … Continue reading

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AGC Europe to Refurbish Cuneo Float Plant

AGC Glass Europe announced it will carry out the cold repair of its float glass line in Cuneo (Piedmont, Italy), an investment of approximately 25 million euros ($27.9 million). The refurbishment includes design improvements the company claims “will significantly boost … Continue reading

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AGC Europe Celebrates Anniversaries

The AGC Glass Europe plant in Zeebrugge, Belgium, celebrated its 90-year anniversary at a ceremony Monday. Attendees of the event included Geert Bourgeois, minister-president of Flanders, as well as other politicians, industry representatives and press members. According to AGC, its … Continue reading

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