Glass

Smart glass promises clearer vision, cooler cars

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 21, 2015

In January, Continental AG plans to demonstrate a new type of film that can be sandwiched between sheets of glass and change the transparency of windows and windshields through electronic controls. When voltage is applied to the film, the particles in the material line up in a way that blocks sunlight....
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Chinese glass maker brings new life to former GM Moraine plant

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 14, 2015

With 65 percent of China's automotive glass sales, Fuyao Glass Industry Group Co. dominates its home market. And with 18 percent of the global market, Fuyao is challenging heavyweights such as Pilkington, Saint-Gobain and Pittsburgh Glass Works....
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Will automakers go for Gorilla Glass?

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 29, 2015

Gorilla Glass, the tough, lightweight, scratch-resistant glass made by Corning and used on the screens of billions of smartphones and tablets, is getting closer to being used in windshields and other glass apertures of light vehicles....
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