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Pyropane - toughened flame-retardant glasses
Pyropane is AGC Glass Europe's range of toughened flame-retardant glazing.
- The range includes products comprises created by processing and toughening glass which may or may not be coated with a special metal coating. The range complies with specific European standards and has been classed following tests in appropriate frame systems. The glasses are suitable for several applications:
- (E/EW 30 and E/EW 60) fire-retardant insulating double glazing for facades.
- (E30/EW20) exterior glazing for walls and doors.
- smoke curtains (DH 30).
As a toughened glass, Pyropane offers all the usual safety benefits in terms of protection from injury.
Facades: solar and thermal protection - In the EW60 double glazing version, Pyropane performance in terms of thermal insulation (U value) and solar control (Solar Factor)is unparalleled among fire protection glazings.
Pyropane single and double fire-retardant glazings are made from toughened glass. If broken, the risk of injury is significantly reduced because the glass breaks into small blunt pieces. Pyropane is a toughened safety glass, classified 1C1 under standard EN 12600.
Pyropane flame-retardant glasses provide perfect vision: they remain clear under all circumstances, are neither wired nor fibre-reinforced and have a high light transmission rating.