flint glass


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flint glass

glass that contains lead oxide instead of lime to increase index of refraction; used in reading segments of fused bifocal lenses.
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The four unions are the Electronic Workers, the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, and the Flint Glass Workers, all members of the AFL-CIO, and the independent United Electrical Workers.
Tim Tuttle, chair of the United Steelworkers' Flint Glass Council, said the back pay owed former and current Comar workers involved in the case is between $3 million and $4 million "with the clock still ticking.
Tenders are invited for Supply Of Flint Glass Vial Borosilicate Glass 20mm Neck Usp Vials Of 15ml Volume With Rubber Caps.
and Canada; the Teamsters, the Glass, Molders, Pottery and Allied Workers International Union, PACE, the International Chemical Workers Union Council, GCIU, and the American Flint Glass Workers Union in the United States.
The American Flint Glass Workers Union of North America (AFL-CIO) usually represented workers in the mold-making departments in both industries and other production workers in the pressed or blown glassware (expected containers) industry.
Mergers with the American Flint Glass Workers, the Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees (Canada), Industrial, Wood and Allied Workers of Canada and, most recently, with the Paper, Allied Industrial, Chemical, and Energy workers union (PACE) have made the USW the dominant private sector union in numerous industries throughout North America.
Tenders are invited for Supply of amber coloured,neutral borosilicate,usp type-1 flint glass vials,volume - 5ml.
The Darnell Service was made by the Wear Flint Glass Works in Deptford, Sunderland.
The growth by the USW has come from continued organizing initiatives and a series of mergers with the American Flint Glass Workers, Canada's Industrial Wood and Allied Workers and the Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way in Canada, plus the 250,000- member PACE International Union.
During the 1700s Newcastle was famous for the production of quality flint glass and in particular for Beilby.
Smith Glass and its workers, represented by American Flint Glass Workers Local Unions 102 and 537, have a solid relationship built on trust, open mindedness and cooperation.
The 14 unions of the CBC include: IAM, IBEW, IUE, NABET (CWA), Paper Workers (PACE), Firemen and Oilers (SEIU), UAW, UE, Teamsters, Sheet Metal Workers, Flint Glass Workers, IFPTE, and the Steelworkers.