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Saint-Gobain Glass has announced the launch of the next generation of its hugely popular SGG PLANITHERM TOTAL product, making it easier than ever before to achieve cost-effective band C Window Energy Ratings, and making A ratings a viable

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Clarity in the Confusion


There has been much talk in the double glazing industry about different methods of proving compliance with the building regulations – some of it announced at the eleventh hour. Does this mean that we have to rethink the way our windows are constructed? Not so, says Rachel Appleyard, Saint-Gobain Glass’s product manager. In fact, some products offer a sense of consistency.

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SGGUK on environmental responsibility


Achieving a Window Energy Rating of C or above is the absolute minimum a window company can do to meet its environmental obligations but, when it comes to being environmentally responsible, businesses should seek out suppliers which go beyond the call of duty to reduce their impact on the environment, claims Rachel Appleyard, product manager at Saint-Gobain Glass.

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SAINT-GOBAIN named UK Superbrand


Saint-Gobain has been recognised as one of the UK’s leading business to business brands.

Saint-Gobain, world leader in the design, production and distribution of materials for the construction industry, has been recognised as one of the UK’s leading business to business brands in the 2010 list of Business Superbrands, which identifies and pays tribute to the country’s strongest B2B names.

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SAINT-GOBAIN set for Ecobuild


Leading international construction materials company Saint-Gobain is set to take centre stage at this years’ Ecobuild, with an impressive two-storey stand packed with innovative construction solutions.

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Safety Milestone is no Accident


Saint-Gobain Glass has clocked up 1.5 million man-hours without reporting a 'lost-time' incident, which includes accidents.

Mechanical engineer Garry White – whose clocking-on pushed the site beyond the 1.5 million-hour threshold – received a reward from Peter Hindle, the company's general delegate.

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SGG PLANITHERM TOTAL lifts Tradelink from C to B


Cambridgeshire-based Trade fabricator, Tradelink, has recently switched to Saint-Gobain Glass as its sole low-e glass provider, a move that immediately lifts its standard energy rated window from a C to a B.

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Saint-Gobain Glass Ranks High in Sunday Times Green List


Saint-Gobain Glass has been ranked as one of the UK's greenest businesses in this year's Sunday Times Best Green Companies.

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Saint-Gobain Glass Celebrates Five Years Of UK Innovation


Saint-Gobain's magnetron coater – the technology used to manufacture the SGG PLANITHERM range of coated glass – is celebrating five years of operation in the UK, and it is still the only one of its kind.

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"More-is-less" with unique cullet recycling scheme


As landfill costs rocket again, with perfect timing Saint-Gobain Glass has published a CD and brochure to explain the company's unique cullet recycling scheme, once again proving that it is a leader in the green stakes and justifying its award as one of the greenest companies in The Sunday Times Green List.

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