Glass Companies on the Cutting Edge

Electronically-activated, switchable glass

Some companies, such as Plainview-based Innovative Glass Corp, seek to use new technology to drive demand. Innovative Glass, founded in 2003 by former consumer electronics entrepreneur Steve Abadi, sells liquid crystal, electronically-activated, switchable privacy glass. The company contracts fabricators to sandwich paper-thin liquid crystal film between sheets of glass. New technology allows a greater variety of products to be sold to builders… Newsday