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Bubble generation when recycling glass

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Bubble generation when recycling glass

The nucleation of the bubbles when glass cullet (from glass windows or bottles of glass) is introduced in a furnace depends on the bulk composition but also on the exposition of the faces during the production (atmosphere, tin ...).

More details can be found in

Damien Boloré, Franck Pigeonneau, Spatial distribution of nucleated bubbles in molten glasses undergoing coalescence and growth, Journal of the American Ceramic Society, Wiley, PDF