Glass and glass ceramics

Precision and clarity are required in the production of glass products such as lenses and filter glass. Even miniscule impurities can obstruct vision and make the product unusable. Phosphates and other compounds have a valuable function as glass formers. With flawless quality and consistently high standards in material properties, producers of glass products have a clear advantage with Budenheim phosphates.

Optical glass

Whether for cameras, binoculars, or a video projector for showing a football match on a big screen, sharpness is paramount in optical devices. The… more

Filter glass

Filter glass can absorb light, UV rays and even heat. The most familiar example of this is in sunglasses, although filter glass is also used in… more

Laser glass

The glass laser is a special form of laser (acronym for Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation) that produces laser light using a… more

Glass ceramics

They may be miniature, but we couldn’t live without them. Chips with millions of switching elements are essential to modern electronics. They make… more