Presentation on “Carbon Footprint of Glass Manufacturer: How glasses contribute to the mitigation of the climate change”
- AGC Inc.
AGC is a global material manufacturer extending its business into glass, electronics, chemicals and ceramics fields, with world-leading technologies and expertise developed over more than 110 years. This presentation given by the company demonstrates that a substantial amount of GHGs emissions are avoided by various types of glasses by introducing several applications in multiple fields. It gives an in-depth explanation on the methodology, examples, and software of the calculation of CO2 avoided by integrated glass units that AGC is currently performing. Also touched is the relevance with the “Guidelines for Quantifying GHG emission reductions of goods or services through Global Value Chain” by Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry.
- Guy Van Marcke de Lummen, AGC Glass Europe, Sustainability & Product Stewardship Director
- Shuzo Katsumoto, AGC Inc., Senior Manager