A Historical Perspective on Silica and the Glass Industry in the USA

  1. Charles H. Drummond III
  1. Paul F. Guttmann

Published Online: 9 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118095348.ch22

71st Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 32

71st Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 32

How to Cite

Guttmann, P. F. (2011) A Historical Perspective on Silica and the Glass Industry in the USA, in 71st Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 32 (ed C. H. Drummond), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118095348.ch22

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 23 MAY 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118059968

Online ISBN: 9781118095348

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Keywords:

  • silica;
  • production data;
  • glass volume;
  • natural minerals;
  • U.S. geological survey

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Container Glass

  • Flat Glass

  • Insulation Fiberglass

  • Textile Fiberglass

  • Specialty Glass

  • Conclusion