Objectives

  • To promote standardization and certification of glazing products by running Certification Programs under which
    • authentic, accurate and independent information on the performance parameters of glazing products will be made available
    • the concerned products and manufacturers can display their certification openly in the form of labels which can be inspected by all.
    • establish simulation & testing centers, inspection agencies and compliance mechanisms for the verification of certified products.
  • To support governmental legislations and codes by creating a framework for their implementation through certification activities.
  • To further the understanding of the technology of Glass and Glazing.
  • To spread awareness on Glass and Glazing Technology.
  • To co-operate and assist other societies, institutions and organizations which are working in the area of standardization, certification, research and development.
  • To implement the Energy Performance Certification (EPC) program to facilitate the implementation of ECBC.