Solar-control glass needn't mean just green any longer. PPG Industries says it has developed a new, neutral gray colored solar-control glass it claims will be an automotive industry first. PPG installed the new gray glass in a demonstration BMW AG Z3 roadster at this January's North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The company has applied for a patent for what it believes could replace green-colored glass for the majority of automotive applications. PPG says increased ...

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