Last update: 15.10.2020
Sound control
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Human aspect

In the past few decades, our environment has become much louder as a result of mobility and industrialisation. This development has since become a severe problem for many people. 

In the past few decades, our environment has become much louder as a result of mobility and industrialisation. This development has since become a severe problem for many people. 


In 2011 the WHO (World Health Organization) published a study with the title “Burden of disease from environmental noise” with data based on various long-term (10-year period) large-scale investigations of environmental noise in Western Europe. The study reports about evidences on the relation between health effects and noise. These effects may include cardiovascular disease, cognitive impairment, sleep disturbances, tinnitus, annoyance…
 

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Guardian LamiGlass®comprises two or more panes of glass bonded together using clear PVB interlayers. By combining different combinations of glass thicknesses and numbers of interlayers, various performance levels can be achieved, ranging from safety and security to ballistic and blast-resistant.

Guardian LamiGlass® Acoustic

The glass delivers a Sound Reduction Factor (Rw) of up to 54 decibels (dB) in triple glazing and 52dB in double glazing.
Ug value: ≤ 5.4 W/m²K

Guardian LamiGlass®

The PVB interlayer absorbs up to 99.5% of UV light, helping to reduce fading and aging in furnishing and artwork.
Ug value: ≤ 5.4 W/m²K