EPD document prepared for Şişecam Extra Clear Float Glass registration number S-P-4819 has been registered and published in EPD Turkey and The International EPD System. Registered EPD document applies to all global markets.
Sisecam Extra Clear Float Glass is a basic product for all glass applications, but it differs with its higher transparency due to its lower iron content from Clear Float Glass.
Sisecam Extra Clear Float Glass has following advantages:
• It is a high-quality product due to its production technology.
• Basic product for all glass applications.
• Has higher light transmittance than Sisecam Clear Float Glass.
• Continuous supply with its different thickness and sizes.
• Wide distribution channels.
Float glass is the basic material for architectural glasses. It can be cut into the sizes required or secondary processes can be applied to improve its basic properties. When laminated, toughened, coated or made into mirror, float glass can provide heat and noise insulation, solar control, safety and security and it is well suited for decoration as well.
Sisecam Extra Clear Float Glass is manufactured in accordance with
• EN 572-2 Glass in Building- Basic Soda Lime Silicate Glass Products – Part 2: Float glass and
• ISO-9000 Quality Management System and ISO-14000 Quality Environmental Quality Management System
Sisecam was established in 1935 to meet Türkiye’s need for base glass products and is among the most distinguished global manufacturers as the only company operating in every field of glass today. Founded in 1935 by Isbank at the directive of Atatürk, the founder and the first President of the Republic of Türkiye, Sisecam is one of the most established industrial enterprises in Türkiye with a corporate history spanning more than 85 years. Today, Sisecam ranks among the world’s most prestigious manufacturers thanks to its exceptional expertise and highly competitive operations. Sisecam was founded to meet Türkiye’s need for basic glass products. As one of the most powerful industrial conglomerates in the country today, Sisecam has also transformed into a global player in all key areas of the glass industry, as well as in soda and chromium compounds business lines. Sisecam has undertaken major efforts to become an international success with its ever-growing production power, highly reputable brand image, superior product quality and value-creating sustainable growth approach. It is currently one of the world’s leading glass producers with production operations located in 14 countries on four continents and some 22,000 employees. Sisecam records sales in over 150 countries around the globe. In addition, Sisecam is the only global producer operating in all three key areas of the global glass industry: flat glass, glassware and glass packaging. It ranks among the world’s top two producers in glassware, and among the top five global producers in glass packaging and flat glass. Sisecam is also worlds one of top three largest producers of soda and a world leader in chromium chemicals. Sisecam is a global player in the key areas of the glass industry, such as flat glass, glassware, glass packaging, automotive glasses and glass fiber as well as in soda and chromium compounds. Additionally, Sisecam assumes a pioneering role in mining, energy and recycling business lines. It is taking further steps toward achieving its ambitious goals across the globe.