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Additional price increases to go into effect

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Pilkington North America Inc., Toledo, Ohio, announced in a July 26 letter that it will increase prices on all float products as follows, effective Aug. 16, 2010:

Clear float products by 14 percentTinted float products by 8 percentPilkington Optiwhite low-iron glass by 8 percentAll on-line coated products by 8 percentPatterned glass products by 8 percent.

In an Aug. 1 letter to customers, Walker Glass Co. Ltd., Montreal, announced a price increase of its own, effective Aug. 16 as follows:

All Walker mirror, glass and Textures products of clear float origin up 14 percentAll Walker mirror, glass and Textures products of low-iron Starphire origin up 8 percent.

In addition, Guardian Industries Corp., Auburn Hills, Mich., stated in a July 29 letter that it would increase prices on the following products, effective Aug. 23:

14 percent increase on clear float glass9 percent increase on clear pattern glass, all tinted and specialty glass products, all coated products and all tempered glass products6 percent increase on all mirror products and all laminated products.

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