Glass is an inorganic, homogeneous and amorphous substance, obtained by cooling a melting compound. Its main features are transparency / translucency, hardness and total recycling capacity.
Flat Glass: The so-called flat glass manufactured in plates, are used primarily in construction industry, followed by the automotive and furniture industry, after the production of mirrors and a small percentage in innumerous other applications. Several sectors have been increasing their consumption of glass, as the furniture industry and the home appliances, such as stoves, refrigerators, microwaves and so on.
Printed Glass: Printed glass is flat glass translucent, colorless or colored, which receives the impression of a texture as it comes out of the oven. It has wide application in construction, appliances, furniture, decor and housewares. Currently, there is a wide range of modern and sophisticated textures, some more transparent, others more translucent, all providing privacy and a warming felling to all environments.
Globral Internacional operates in the Brazilian Market, importing and distributing glasses for the glass industry, mainly:
. Laminated Glass: Safety glass. It is composed of two or more sheets of glass intercalated with a film of polyvinyl butyral (PVB) or resin. If it breaks, the shards of glass are retained at the PVB layer or resin, avoiding accidents.
. Mirror glass: Glass with smooth surface with high light reflectance. It is formed by placing a silver layer between two layers of glass and paint. The silver layer is responsible for the reflection of the images.
. Monolithic glass: single glass composed of a single layer.
. Green Glass and Grey Glass..