Shattering glass cookware

Bradt, R. C.; Martens, R. L.
September 2012
American Ceramic Society Bulletin;Sep2012, Vol. 91 Issue 7, p33
The article discusses the technical aspects in the case of explosion-like failure of glass cookware products. It cites that U.S.-based Corning Inc. was the first firm to develop and market glass cookware products, which are made of Pyrex low thermal expansion borosilicate glass. Among the other makers of the products are World Kitchens LLC., Arc International and the Anchor Hocking Glass Co. INSET: From battery jars to kitchens: A short history of glass cookware.


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