Growing panes: will smart glass stimulate mineral demand?
Published: Thursday, 17 May 2018
As modern architecture increasingly looks to smart glass for its unique, functional and environmentally friendly properties, Industrial Minerals correspondent Cameron Perks takes a look at how this may stimulate demand for glass minerals, as well as certain metal oxides.
On reading the words "smart glass" you would be forgiven if
the first thing they brought to mind was Google Glass or some
other niche technology from Silicon Valley that is likely to
fade into the fog of history.
But smart glass is much more than the latest craze,