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The May/June issue has been published of Glass Worldwide - the preferred journal of Glass Global.

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In addition to the latest industry news, this issue features over 40 articles from 15 different countries, covering the latest technological innovations, market analysis, industry events and opinions throughout the hollow, flat and solar sectors, including:


* Bruno Bürkel, Head of the Moulded Glass Division at Gerresheimer talks exclusively to Glass Worldwide about the status of the global pharmaceutical and cosmetic markets and his company´s priorities.

* Weidong Shi, General Manager of Western region at O-I China, provides an exclusive overview of O-I activities in China.

Pablo Isasmendi, Managing Director of Guardian Industries’ UK Glass Division highlights his career in the global flat glass business and discusses his new role as president of British Glass.


An in-depth look at Verallia’s Mendoza plant in Argentina and their recently commissioned third melting furnace.

Exclusive market report highlighting some of the Russian flat and hollow sectors’ latest greenfield investments and modernisation initiatives.

Twelve articles providing an extensive guide to the handling of flat and hollow glass.


Nine technical articles covering CE marking, process control, processing, quality control and the implications of REACH, as well as ATIV papers on batch composition optimisation and a recently developed sand type.


 As new exclusive trade journal of UGSC, Glass Worldwide details how the opportunity to improve the usable strength of glass is achievable by working together.

Exclusive contributions from British Glass, FEVE and Glass for Europe on topics affecting their members in the hollow and flat sectors.

Reviews and previews of GLASSPEX India, ICG Prague, DGG Conference, GPD Finland 2013, Intersolar 2013, Glass Focus 2013, Furnace Solutions 8 and the GlassTrend workshop, as well as a comprehensively updated diary of forthcoming events in 2013.

Articles on EME’s recent tie-up with Shanghai Precision Dosing & Weighing System and Total Specialties’ 75th anniversary.

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