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News from the glass and refractory ceramics world

By P. Carlo Ratto / August 13, 2013

The lead independent director on the Owens-Illinois Board of Directors, Corbin A. McNeill, Jr., has resigned due to personal reasons. In response to McNeill’s resignation, the Board has selected Peter S. Hellman, current chair of the Board’s audit committee, as its interim lead independent director. Vitro’s (pdf) executive vice president of legal and general Alejandro F.…

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News from the glass and refractory ceramics worlds

By P. Carlo Ratto / July 9, 2013

When it comes to the displays of our smartphones and tablets, Corning Inc. is definitely one of the major players. Now it looks like Corning will be stepping up and introducing a new glass (video) they are developing which, according to the company, will be both extremely antireflective and extremely resistant to germs, a supposed first…

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