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The World’s Greatest Invention? Glass.

The invention of the printing press spread literacy all around the world. Electric light created nightlife and allowed us to navigate and travel safely in the dark. The automobile gave people more personal freedom and access to jobs and services further away. All amazing inventions that are rightly celebrated. But what about the marvel that’s all around us every day? Glass.


2022: The Year of Sand, Limestone and Soda Ash.

Sand, limestone and soda ash. Natural and abundant raw materials. Mixing these ingredients at very high temperatures creates a miracle: glass. A recyclable and sustainable wonder with a history dating back to around 4,000 years ago in Mesopotamia. The continuing marvel of glass and all its uses in our everyday life is celebrated this year by the United Nations...