Photo of quartz glass preform celebrating the year of glass

Incomparably versatile: Glass moves the world

Windows, displays, drinking glasses, or lasers - glass is everywhere and is often unrecognized in many applications without which our modern society would not be possible. Reason enough for the UN to declare 2022 the Year of Glass worldwide to honor the scientific, economic, and cultural significance of this unique material. Read more about how Heraeus glass continues to open new applications.