Air Louvers to Discontinue Selling Non Safety-Rated Wired Glass
Air Louvers to Discontinue Selling Non Safety-Rated Wired Glass Effective October 1st 2014
Traditional wired glass “UL” without a safety film is being phased out of our warehouses and manufacturing facilities in California and Minnesota.
Existing supplies of “UL”glass are expected to be depleted around October 1st, so customers requesting a quote for UL glass from now on will be directed to select one of our other fire and safety-rated glazings.
- Wireshield “WS” is a Category II Safety-rated wired glass with a safety film, and up to 90 minute fire rating (Stocked in popular sizes for next day shipping in MN & CA Locations)
- Pyran Platinum F® “PPF” is a Category II Safety-rated Glass with a up to a 3 hour fire rating (Stocked in popular sizes for next day shipping in MN & CA Locations)
- PyroGlassShield “PYRO” is a Category II Safety-rated Glass with a 20 minute fire rating
Other Glazing selections such as laminated, x-ray glass, fire-protective, and ballistics-resistance are also available.
You may receive a call from our customer service department about a quote or order that we have already received.
Call us at 800-554-6077 if you have any questions.
Questions about why traditional wired glass can no longer be used in “hazardous locations”? Here are some helpful links
National Glass Association – Ask the Expert FAQ
From Wired Glass to Clear Solutions: Advanced Fire-Rated Glass for Todays Schools
Wired Glass Risks a Continued Area of Concern in Schools, Public Areas