Hello and welcome to the March 2013 issue of Glass International.
The issue is packed with top quality articles and the features this month are on Recycling and on Plant Utilites.
The Ardagh Glass Group kicks-off the recycling feature with an investigation into Cullet Levels in Container Glass Manufacturing, while Saint-Gobain discusses its successful Cullet Return Scheme.
Assistant Editor Nadine Firth provides an overview of Viridor's Salmon Pasture recycling site while Finland's Uusioaines discuss the Finnish glass recycling market and the company's foamed glass facility. Consultant Geert Jacobs writes about A Statistical approach to cullet quality control while Australia's DeLaminating Resources introduce Delaminating glass components.
Williamson Technical Services explain how to Construct a float glass plant, Bohle talks about Re-using water with glass processing machinery and Moffitt provides an overview of natural ventilation in glass plants.
All this plus regular columns from Glass Technology Services and John Henderson, a supplier profile on International Innovative Technologies and a Glassman Europe Preview.
Front page courtesy of Pennine Industrial Equipment