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Earth Day: More Than a 24-Hour Cycle

While individuals clean their neighborhoods and plant trees for the 52nd anniversary of Earth Day, many glass companies within the industry have already adopted the mindset that effectively observing the annual event requires more dedication than one day of attention … Continue reading

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Pigney Joins Vitro Architectural Glass as National Architectural Manager

Vitro Architectural Glass (formerly PPG Glass) announced Brian Pigney as the national architectural manager for the Great Lakes region. Pigney will focus on delivering product, technology and service solutions to architects, specification writers, glazing contractors, façade consultants and Vitro Certified™ … Continue reading

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Administration Launches Building Performance Standards Coalition

The Biden Administration’s new Building Performance Standards Coalition wants four million buildings and two million homes retrofitted for energy performance. The partnership includes 33 state and local governments striving to deliver cleaner, healthier and more affordable buildings. John McClatchey, vice … Continue reading

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The Garden Room at the National Aviary Achieves LEED® Gold Certification

The National Aviary announced the Garden Room, an all-seasons event space opened in October 2020, has been awarded LEED Gold certification. “Throughout the process of planning and building The Garden Room, the National Aviary and our project team were intentional … Continue reading

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Glass Companies in Louisiana Face the Aftermath of Hurricane Ida

New Orleans and the state of Louisiana are once again left to pick up the pieces after Hurricane Ida made landfall this week. The storm has since been called the second most intense hurricane to make landfall in Louisiana. Reminiscent … Continue reading

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