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PVB Shortage Impacts the Glass Industry

Some glass companies have been feeling the effects of the lack of polyvinyl butyral (PVB). The availability of the critical material for laminated glass has been low and can be attributed to several causes. Eastman is a supplier of PVB … Continue reading

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Increasing Supply Chain Costs Drive Price Increases for Industry Suppliers

A number of glass industry companies and suppliers have recently announced price increases on various products. These increases, which are resulting from escalating costs seen throughout the supply chain, are impacting a wide range of companies, including glazing contractors and … Continue reading

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Kuraray Announces Price Increase for Interlayer Products

Effective on shipments as of May 1, or as contract allows, Kuraray has issued a global price increase of its Trosifol PVB interlayer and SentryGlas ionoplast interlayer. According to the announcement, the price increase, which will be will be $0.30/sqm … Continue reading

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Top Glass 2021 Set for April 21

Top Glass 2021, Canada’s trade event for the architectural glass industry, is set to take place virtually April 21 with a mix of content for architects, glazing contractors, glass fabricators and anyone else involved in facade design and construction. The … Continue reading

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Gatlinburg SkyBridge Doubles Glass Panels to Double the Thrill

Glass bridges are growing in popularity around the world and Gatlinburg, Tenn., is no exception. Gatlinburg SkyLift Park leadership decided to add more glass panels to its Gatlinburg SkyBridge at the time the bridge opened in May 2019. This work … Continue reading

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