Glazing options

UV Reductions

The sun’s rays contain ultra violet light, exposure to which can be harmful to people and to items like furnishings and window dressings. UV exposure can cause fading to those materials that are most exposed to the sun for prolonged periods. All the glass combinations used in Glazing Options packs have a degree of UV reduction.

To derive maximum protection, select a pack showing a UV reduction icon. These options block virtually all of the harmful UV rays (up to 99.6%).


  • Virtually eliminates fading of furnishings and window dressings
  • Provides a safe interior environment with respect to exposure to UV rays


We measure UV reduction by the percentage of the sun’s UV rays that are blocked by the glass. Look for this icon to ensure maximum UV reduction