Guardian Bird1st™ UV glass offers the right balance of solar performance, aesthetics and bird safety – so you can start designing your bird-friendly building through one trusted source. A patent-pending UV stripe coating on the first surface looks transparent in most viewing conditions. Views remain pristine unlike traditional ceramic frit solutions, all while helping protect birds.
Paired with select Guardian SunGuard® low-E coatings, Bird1st UV glass offers the high solar performance you want and need, and may help your project earn LEED Pilot Credit 55.
The Guardian Bird1st UV stripe coating visually signals an impending barrier to birds and helps prevent collisions. With an acceptable Threat Factor score from the American Bird Conservancy, the product follows the 2" x 4" rule to account for different sizes and species of birds.
Paired with SunGuard® Low-E coatings, Guardian Bird1st UV glass delivers on performance while helping with standards. Bird1st products may meet LEED Pilot Credit 55 and contribute to Toronto Green Standard Bird Collision Deterrence values.