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Pushing Change: Minimizing Noise Through Glass Innovations

A year into a pandemic that shifted life from being “anywhere but home” to “nowhere but home,” it’s hard to remember just how active and loud society was. The world for the past year has been quiet, but life is … Continue reading

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World Congress Session Explores Opportunities for Combined Hurricane and Acoustical Performance

Safety, security and acoustic performance—all are benefits of laminated glass. But what happens when someone in hurricane-prone Miami, for example, in a busy high-rise neighborhood, wants glazing that combines sound control with the required hurricane performance? That’s somewhat of a … Continue reading

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Everlam Completes One Year as an Independent Company

Everlam has reported that it has completed a smooth and successful transition year following its purchase of DuPont’s European Butacite® business. During the year, the company has made investments in a new pilot line, research and development programs and its global sales organization. The pilot … Continue reading

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Everlam Hires Jim Howard for North America

Everlam, a newly established European company producing Polyvinyl Butyral (PVB) interlayers for laminated safety glass, announced the appointment of Jim Howard as vice president of sales in North America. According to a release from Everlam, Howard brings to the company … Continue reading

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Eastman to Increase Automotive-Grade PVB Prices

Eastman Chemical Company announced a global price increase for automotive grade polyvinyl butyral (PVB) interlayers effective January 1, 2014 or as contracts allow. Price increase announcements for Saflex automotive PVB grades on a square meter, 30g or 0.76mm basis are … Continue reading

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