Corning Inc. recently announced it has been named a 2019 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year-Sustained Excellence recipient by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for continued commitment to energy efficiency.
April 16, 2019
This is Corning’s sixth consecutive year earning Partner of the Year recognition and its fourth year achieving Sustained Excellence.
The facility will develop and produce Kyocera’s own proprietary automated production equipment, enabling the company to strengthen its use of robotics and artificial intelligence (AI) in manufacturing.
April 12, 2019
Kyocera Corp. recently announced that it has started construction of a new facility on the premises of its Yasu manufacturing complex in Shiga Prefecture, Japan.
Through The Ceramic Alliance, members can share concerns, ideas, questions, solutions and expertise on topics where individual resources may be scarce.
April 12, 2019
Tile Council of North America (TCNA) recently announced that it has launched The Ceramic Alliance to begin working with other associations and companies in the ceramic industry on interests common to all ceramic sectors, especially brick, refractories, roof tile, and ceramic tile.
Finally, after a year of negotiations, Presidents Trump and Xi have at least worked out the easy stuff on the Sino-U.S. tariff war, as China has agreed to buy more American goods and allow foreign companies more access to its domestic market.
The plant currently has four furnaces to produce and supply approximately 300,000 tons of glass containers annually for Grupo Modelo brands, which include Corona, Modelo Especial, and Pacifico.
April 2, 2019
Owens-Illinois, Inc. (O-I) recently announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Nueva Fàbrica Nacional de Vidrio, S. de R.L. de C.V. (Nueva Fanal) from Grupo Modelo, a wholly owned affiliate of Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV.
Harmonized with LEED, the EPD describes the company’s architectural glass products’ environmental impacts from mining of raw material to product shipment.
April 1, 2019
NSG Group recently announced that it has received what is reportedly Japan’s first Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) for architectural glass products (including float glass, double-layered glass, laminated glass and toughened glass) from UL, an international certification organization.
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