Mission of TC13:

The mission of TC13 is: to exchange information concerning the Best Available Techniques (BAT) for reducing the environmental impact of the glass industry, by comparing the results of different technologies applied to various glass production plants; and to determine the best practice for measuring the main pollutants released during the melting process (total particulate, NOx, SOx, HCl, HF, heavy metals etc.) by means of parallel measurements, material balances, round robin tests.