Method for glass smelting

Application Number: 00106978
Application Date: 2000.04.21
Publication Number: 1270934
Publication Date: 2000.10.25
Priority Information: 1999/4/21 JP 114110/99
International: C03B5/16
Applicant(s) Name: Asaki Glass Co., Ltd.
Inventor(s) Name: Takei Yusuke;Ota Kenji
Patent Agency Code: 31100
Patent Agent: zhou chengze
Abstract A method for melting glass, which comprises melting glass raw material is fed to a glass furnace to prepare molten glass. At least one metal compound from one of the following metals: aluminum, titanium, silicon, zinc, magnesium, iron, chromium, cobalt, cerium or calcium is supplied to a foam layer formed on the molten glass to diminish or extinguish the foam layer.