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Taking control of anisotropy

By Miika Äppelqvist One of the most controversial issues in the glass industry today (and one of the most read articles in Glastory) is the subject of anisotropy, and whether it is a quality defect or not. This is the term used to describe the phenomenon of patterns and colorful areas in heat-treated glass that


Spreading glass industry know-how with regional GPD learning events

GPD held a series of regional learning events this spring. These events are a great way to inform and educate industry leaders and designers alike as to what the most recent glass technology can offer. These events are also a great way for professionals from all around the world to meet and discuss business together


Worldwide glass market and trends

By Jorma Vitkala Executive summary from GPD 2015 For me, GPD offers too much relevant information to let it just sit there unused and abandoned. That’s why I’m collecting and releasing five presentations for all glass industry professionals to use in their own presentations or educational materials. They are 100% FREE to use.  I will