PPG to donate Starphire ultra-clear glass to Fallingwater

December 10, 2009

Company to team with Traco, DuPont to replace 319 windows

PPG Industries will donate more than 1,900 square feet of Starphire ultra-clear glass to restore 319 windows at Fallingwater, Frank Lloyd Wright’s architectural masterwork in Mill Run, Pa.

The Western Pennsylvania Conservancy, owner of Fallingwater, said the five-year project will replace window glass that has become cloudy and lost its ability to filter ultraviolet (UV) light from constant exposure to moisture and high humidity at the home’s signature waterfall setting.

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