Şişecam Science, Technology and Design Center (R&D Center)
Şişecam’s first priority is to ensure a sustainable future. This approach is embedded in each link of its value chain, from the first blend to the end user, and extends across a wide range of activities, from flat glass, glassware, and glass packaging to chemicals needed by the industry and mining operations.With this perspective, Şişecam has dedicated its Research and Technological Development (RTD) efforts and operations to developing highly innovative, environment-friendly, competitive products and production technologies free from harmful compounds that threaten our future. As a well-established corporate enterprise with a solid R&D background, Şişecam is not focused solely on developing technology for new products. We are striving to contribute to sustainability with many groundbreaking projects, inventions, and patents. These efforts include efficient use of energy – a critical input of production processes, design of integrated glass furnaces, innovative production technologies, and new alternative raw materials. Our R&D vision is to leave a better world for future generations.