Vitro Architectural Glass
Glass Technology Center
400 Guys Run Road
Pittsburgh,PA 15024
Catalog - Vitro Architectural Glass

088000 GLAZING

088000 GLAZING


VitroArchitectural Glass (formerly PPG Glass), North America’s largest glassproducer, is dedicated to glass innovation and fueled by the same people,plants and products that made PPG Glass one of the industry’s most respectedand reliable commercial glass manufacturers. According to a recent studyconducted by Dodge Data Analytics, Vitro Glass products, such as Solarban®solar control low-e glass and Starphire Ultra-Clear® glass,are the most commonly specified brand of commercial glass in the industry.

Nowoperating under a global company, architects can expect accelerated researchand development efforts in addition to greater capacity in years to come., Vitro Glass offers one of the industry’s most comprehensiveportals for glass research, product selection and specification. Visit to search andcompare products, configure custom insulating glass units (IGUs), generatethree-part specifications while utilizing the full International GlazingDatabase (IGDB)—all without a login— and more.

VitroGlass is also committed to environmental sustainability. Throughout its historyas PPG Flat Glass, Vitro Glass raised the bar, becoming the first company toachieve Cradle to Cradle® Certification for its entirecollection of architectural glasses and the first North American manufacturerto publish third-party verified Environmental Products Declarations (EPDs) forits entire collection of Flat Glass and Processed Glass products. Vitro Glassproducts also assist architects in achieving LEED certification for theirprojects in nine credit categories under LEED v4, the most recent version ofthe rating system.