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Self Cleaning Glass

Perfect for those hard to reach areas

Low-E-Plus Self-Cleaning Glass

If the thought of spending endless hours cleaning windows puts you off building a new conservatory or installing skylights, then EnerGlaze Low-E-Plus self-cleaning glass is precisely what you need.

Leading glass manufacturer Pilkington has introduced Pilkington Activ™ which is now integrated into our Low-E-Plus range. The range includes products which combine self-cleaning and solar control, making them highly desirable among homeowners looking for the ultimate in glass solutions. Specifying self-cleaning glass in your home has a range of benefits. These include saving time, energy and money. Combining Pilkington Activ™ with Low-E-Plus will achieve up to 70% better thermal insulation.

Self cleaning glass

How It Works

After years of development, Pilkington Activ™ is the world’s first self-cleaning glass to use a microscopic coating that has a unique dual-action.

The first stage of the cleaning process is “photocatalytic” – the coating reacts with daylight to break down organic dirt.

The second stage is “hydrophilic”. Here, instead of forming droplets, rainwater hits the glass and spreads evenly, running off in a “sheet” and taking the loosened dirt with it. It dries quickly without leaving streaks.