Glass production in uncertain times, what solutions to implement now?

29 - 30 November 2022
12:30 - 16:00
Recordings can be found in our knowledge base (for members only)
Online & On-site (Mol, Belgium)

For the last GlassTrend-IYOG2022 event of our joint series, our GlassTrend members are invited to join a special hybrid event entitled “Glass production in uncertain times, what solutions to implement now?”.

This two-day event is supported and hosted by our partner Sibelco at their Mol (Belgium) facility

The agenda comprises:

    • Several lectures spread over the two-day event
    • Social and networking activities (lunches and dinner)
    • Visit of Sibelco Operations, lab facilities and their reconstructed silica quarry


Confirmed company lectures:

  • Owens Corning: Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) as a tool for more sustainable glass production
  • AGC: Some ideas to use NaOH in float glass melting
  • Sibelco: Short-term solutions to keep the melting costs under control
  • CelSian: Energy Balance simulations to quantify energy/cost savings
  • Interprojekt/Ardagh: New design preheaters
  • Vidrala: Vidrala’s industrial experience on using alternative energy sources to natural gas (electrification, diesel, bio-diesel…)
  • Lanxess: Lowering the carbon footprint of E-glass by using recycle glass’

This event is only accessible to GlassTrend members
. Link to register has been sent to all known GlassTrend members. If your company is a GlassTrend member and you would like to join either on-site or online and did not receive the link to register, send us an email at