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What’s Next for Glass: National Day of Glass Presenters Explore Emerging Developments

“Glass is an enabler for modern civilization and scientific discovery.” That’s what John Mauro from the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at The Pennsylvania State University shared Thursday morning during the National Day of Glass in Washington, D.C. The … Continue reading

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From Architecture to Healthcare, National Day of Glass Speakers Remind Us Why Glass is Amazing

Wednesday marks the official kick-off of the International Year of Glass (IYOG) in the U.S. The National Day of Glass, organized by the American Ceramic Society, takes place this week at The Madison in Washington, D.C. The program includes a … Continue reading

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UN Officially Declares 2022 as the International Year of Glass

The United Nations (U.N.) General Assembly has declared 2022 as the International Year of Glass (IYOG) after organizations had submitted petitions in March. On May 18 during a plenary meeting, Spain’s representative introduced the text and described glass as a … Continue reading

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