What is Split Glass Defect?

What is Split Glass Defect?

By: Berlin Packaging Specialist
Date: November 11, 2019

Split is a type of glass defect during the manufacturing process of glass bottles.

This is a crack which passes through the whole thickness of the glass (in any part of the article).

Problem

  • Breakage of the article during or after filling and packing.
  • Risk of accidents due to bursting if used with a carbonated product.