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Image: GTS LogoGlass Technology Services Ltd (GTS) is a wholly owned subsidiary of British Glass. Glass Technology Services Ltd (GTS) is an independent glass laboratory and consultancy, accredited to BS EN ISO 9001, 14001 and 17025 quality standards and unrivalled in the UK for its glass expertise. The specialist team provide a range of services to analyse defects, resolve issues, conduct research and verify international quality standards for glass, coatings and glass products. 

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Glass appreciation training – an introduction to glass

To be delivered on behalf of British Glass on 17 May, ‘Glass Appreciation’ introduces delegates to glass manufacture, processing, benefits, environmental and quality considerations, including practical sessions for melting and inspection....

25 Apr 2017


We’ll be at the Glass Focus Awards 2017 – will you?

We’re delighted to announce that Glass Technology Services Ltd is sponsoring the Innovative solution category at the Glass Focus Awards 2017 – and we’re urging our customers to enter the awards. The winner will be announced during a black-tie c...

29 Mar 2017


Business as usual as BREXIT begins

As the UK public votes to leave the European Union, Glass Technology Services Ltd assures its customers and partners that it will continue to provide services and expertise they can depend on....

24 Jun 2016


Bright Future for Glass Packaging – Join us at the Glass Focus Packaging Workshop

Glass Technology Services Ltd (GTS) is excited to be a partner for the Glass Focus 2016 conference - facilitating a glass packaging workshop with leading brand owners Diageo and Proctor and Gamble and sponsoring the industry’s Innovation in Glass a...

5 May 2016


We’ll be at Glass Focus 2016 – will you? Help shape the future of Glass

Glass Technology Services Ltd (GTS) is delighted to announce that they are an event partner for Glass Focus 2016, which engages the glass supply chain to shape the future of glass. Prominent speakers across brand, retail, industry and finance will di...

3 Mar 2016


USP - Ph.Eur Pharmacopoeial Harmonisation Increases Emphasis on Delamination

The latest revisions to international pharmacopoeia standards for glass pharmaceutical packaging has seen further harmonisation for testing requirements and see a continual increase in the necessity of delamination propensity studies across the pharm...

5 Nov 2015


Innovations at Glass Focus 2015

Independent specialists, Glass Technology Services Ltd (GTS) are proud to be supporting the forthcoming Glass Focus 2015 conference and are encouraging those interested in glass research, development and innovation, or simply operating within the sup...

28 May 2015


Due Diligence - What does it mean for glass packaging?

In response to regular queries for support with due diligence requirements, GTS presents an overview of typical recommendations for both minimal compliance and good practice due diligence when placing container glass products upon the marketplace or...

27 May 2015


Furthering Understanding and Expertise in Pharmaceutical Delamination and Performance

Glass Technology Services Ltd (GTS) has joined the International Commission on Glass’ (ICG) Technical Committee (TC12) for Pharmaceutical Packaging in order to share their knowledge and experience dealing with a wide range of pharmaceutical glasswa...

17 Mar 2015


A Continual Evolution in Glass Service and Innovation

Independent research and development, consultancy and testing facility, Glass Technology Services Ltd (GTS), reports on continued service extension, improvement and exciting innovations for the dynamic glass manufacturing industry....

6 Mar 2015


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