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May 30, 2018

AGC Glass North America to Feature Full Product Range at AIA 2018

Visit the world’s largest glass manufacturer at Booth #1939

Alpharetta, GA. May 31, 2018 — AGC Glass North America, the world’s largest glass manufacturer, will showcase its newest and most popular products at AIA 2018, June 21-23, 2018 in New York City.

Visit Booth #1939 to see AGC’s extensive product range – the widest in the world.

AGC representatives will be on-hand at the booth, providing their signature expertise, deep industry knowledge, and world-class service that is second to none. Visitors to the AGC Glass North America booth will explore the following products:

NEW:

-Clearvision™ — The most transparent low-iron glass available today, delivering remarkable clarity and a virtually colorless appearance. Clearvision is ideal for commercial interior, residential and specialty applications, providing outstanding visibility and abundant light thanks to a visible light transmission of 92% at 3mm.

BACK-PAINTED:

-Lacobel® T/Matelac™ T — Lacobel T is a float glass covered on one side with a high-quality back-paint that is temperable, making it a true enameled glass. Matelac T is temperable and back-painted on one side and acid-etched on the other side to achieve a satin finish. Both are available in 10 trendsetting colors. The Lacobel T and Matelac T family of products are ideal for everything from building facades and interior wall cladding to cabinetry, kitchen backsplashes, furniture, tabletops, door panels, elevators, signage, and more.

-Lacobel®/Matelac™ — Lacobel is clear float glass covered on one side by high-quality paint to achieve a glossy finish. Matelac is also clear float glass, yet is covered on one side by high-quality paint and acid-etched on the other to achieve a satin finish. Both Matelac and Lacobel are available in 20 contemporary colors and are designed for interior applications, including partitions, furniture, wall coverings, and standard and sliding doors.

ENERGY SAVING:

-ENERGY Select® 23 — Comprised of a triple-silver coating on a clear substrate, ENERGY Select 23 delivers a solar heat gain coefficient (SHGC) of 0.23, with a high visible light transmission (VLT) of 50%. ENERGY Select 23 meets the latest demands for high-level energy efficiency, natural daylighting, and the ever-increasing demand for more neutral, bluer aesthetics.

- ENERGY Select and Lacobel T have also been combined in the booth display to showcase the products in a spandrel
application.

-ENERGY Select® 28 — Combining excellent solar control, a neutral appearance, and low reflectivity, ENERGY Select 28 is the ideal choice for commercial buildings in the warmest climate regions where air-conditioning costs are the primary concern. It has a high VLT of 62% and delivers a SHGC of 0.28, and is able to provide exceptional solar blocking performance while maintaining a high level of visible light.