Float glass

Float glass is the flat, transparent and uncoated base glass, which has parallel and fire polished surfaces. Made by pouring and flowing over a tin bath.

According to DIN EN 572-2 float glass exists as:

  • Usual bright, uncoloured glass with a slight green intrinsic colour, which can become more apparent with increasing thickness,
  • mass coloured glass
  • very clear glass with low intrinsic colour (white glass)
  • Borosilicate glass
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