Molecular Engineering – Perfecting Glass Composition

Product Updates

Glass Formulations: Tailored for Every Environment

Borosilicate glass formulations give enhanced physical and chemical durability compared to soda-lime glasses commonly encountered as commercial container glasses. Borosilicate glasses are also frequently encountered in everyday life in the form of...

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Glass Blowing

Glass Technology & Chemistry: Then & Now

Glassflake’s Nanoflake range is the result of a number innovations in both process engineering, glass technology and chemical design. In a previous LinkedIn post, we described some of the raw materials used...

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Yorkshire Fastest 50 Awards 2021

Glassflake Ltd, a supplier of glassflake materials and effect pigments, has been named as one of the 50 fastest growing companies across Yorkshire. The prestigious Ward Hadaway Yorkshire Fastest 50 Awards, which...

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Glassflake Ltd manufacture glass flakes made from a special borosilicate glass and other types of glass. This glass, manufactured with thickness grades between 350 nm and 1μm is used extensively in the...

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Newsletter – 2020 Q4

We are pleased to launch the first edition of our quarterly newsletter. To stay up to date with the very latest updates here at Glassflake, follow our LinkedIn Page.   Click here...

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COVID-19 Update – November 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to have a personal and commercial impact across the globe. At Glassflake, we wish to reassure our customers, suppliers and partners that our priorities remain in protecting the...

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Additive Manfacturing Printer

Glassflake Additive Manufacturing

The latest advancements in glass flake manufacturing and process make this material an ideal performance additive for 3D printed components. Additive manufacturing is a rapidly growing area, forecast to increase in value...

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Glassflake Ltd has developed an innovative manufacturing process which enables accurate control of glass composition and flake morphology, creating optimised glassflake performance for an expanding range of applications. The unique manufacturing process...

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Understanding and Use of Glassflake

As part of our continued dive into the company archives, we are sharing a technical paper titled ‘Understanding and Use of Glass Flake’. The paper, co-authored by Charles Watkinson and Simon Brigham...

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