19.02.2019It was just over a year ago that Michel Giannuzzi succeeded Jean-Pierre Floris as Chairman and CEO of the Verallia Group. Subsequently, he has also been elected Vice President of the European Container Glass Federation (FEVE). Glass Worldwide asked Mr Giannuzzi about both roles and his initial perceptions of the industry.
19.02.2019Glass packaging production in Europe grew by 1% in volume (tonnes) and by 1% in unit terms in the first half year 2018 compared to the previous half year according to data published today by the European Container Glass Federation, FEVE.
19.02.2019Appointed President of Fuyao Glass America in November 2016, Jeff Daochuan Liu exclusively described to Glass Worldwide the impressive progress at the company’s state-of-the-art automotive glass fabrication facility in Moraine, Ohio.
15.02.2019JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd., a world-leading manufacturer of high-performance photovoltaic products, announced that it will supply all bifacial mono PERC double glass modules for SolarGrid’s 3MW solar power plant in Brazil. This is the country’s first bifacial double glass solar project.
15.02.2019Latest industry data on glass recycling confirms that over 12 million tons of glass bottles and jars are collected and recycled in Europe, with an average glass recycling rate in the EU28 of 74% (1).
15.02.2019This year, Glasstec (2018) once again surpassed its reputation as the leading trade fair for glass - this is the verdict of Bernhard Hötger, Managing Director of HEGLA, who was in the midst of the action on behalf of the company for no less than the eighteenth time.