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  • June 2016

    PPG to sell fibre glass operations to Nippon Electric

    22 June 2016

    The US-based paints and coatings manufacturer produces fibre glass at eight facilities worldwide including the US and China, but is planning to sell off its European operations in the Netherlands and the UK. Overall glass sales declined in Q1, while demand for fibre glass specifically grew in the US, offsetting continued weakness in Europe.

  • IM23: Glass at the heart of new technologies

    14 June 2016

    Glass has been a staple in industries worldwide for many years and it remains a key component of innovations in high tech, energy solutions and sustainability, Murray Lines, from Australia-based Stratum Resources, told delegates at the 23rd IM Congress in Prague, Czech Republic.