To maintain the longevity of your Libbey Glassware, it needs to be treated and handled carefully.
Mechanical shock and thermal shock is a main reason why glass breaks. Here are some tips on handling care and longevity of your Libbey Glassware.
Thermal shock is the result of glass experiencing a sudden temperature change. Glass holds temperature, and a rapid change in temperature can cause enough stress to result in breakage.
For example, a glass that has ice in it cannot go directly into the dishwasher that will be started within minutes. After done with the glass that has ice, dump the ice out, run over room temperature water, or let it sit for a few hours before loading and running a dishwasher. Do not take a glass out of a dishwasher that has just completed its cleaning cycle to add cold water or ice. The heat from the dishwasher will... Read More