Welcome to the October 2013 issue of Glass International.
The issue is full of technical features, as well as an in-depth profile on Guardian's Middle East activities, and a review of the highly successful Glassman America exhibition.
Technical features this month include articles on Energy Efficiency, Burner Technology, Glass Handling, Glass Melting, Lubrication, GlassDecoration, and Container Glass Forming.
Our comprehensive Events Diary includes reviews of the Living Glass Conference and Gulf Glass 2013, as well as a preview of the forthcoming Heye Symposium.
This, plus our regular columnists British Glass as well as the usual round up of news.
Front cover pic from Pennine