Standard Terminology of Glass and Glass Products
|Publication Date:||1 October 2005|
This terminology defines terms generally used in the glass industry.
In some cases in which a usage is specific to a certain industry, that is spelled out within the definition. For completeness and historical purposes, terms that are outdated are listed as being archaic. The reader is cautioned that some companies or industries may define or use terms differently than the way these terms are defined within this terminology.
Other sources of glass glossaries are Glass Association of North America's Glazing Manual,2 Engineering Standards Manual for Tempered Glass,2 Laminated Glass Design Guide, 2and ASTM Committee C-14 standards.
2 Available from
Glass Association of North America (GANA), 2945 SW Wanamaker Drive,
Ste A, Topeka, KS 66614-5321. http://www.glasswebs