Exterior of an office building glazed with fire-resistant glass

Fire and Safety

Reliability and durability are characteristics shared by SCHOTT’s thousands of products, but while that’s a bonus for some applications, it’s essential where fire and safety are concerned. SCHOTT’s ability to provide standard as well as customized products is the cornerstone of this vital, life-saving area.

Fire-Rated Glass-Ceramics

PYRAN® Platinum, the world’s first and only floated glass-ceramic, specifically developed for the North American fire-rated glazing market. Thanks to it’s high resistance to fire, hot gas and smoke and neutral appearance, it remains a popular choice for airports, hotels, schools and universities. Even under high thermal loads, it retains its transparency and stability, which is vital for a quick and safe evacuation.