GBC 2017 Product Catalogs

2017 Photoluminescent Catalog

GBC Safety Glow’s 2017 Product Catalogs are hot off the press! Including many new industry leading products, we are ready to serve your every photo-luminescent and UV-reactive needs. Click on … Read More

GBC Partners with U.S. Airways

US Airways_Tempe AZ

GBC Safety Glow recently produced Emergency Egress Components for U.S. Airways in Tempe, Arizona. Products included Photo-Luminescent Stair Treads and Hand Rail Markers for building stair wells. In an emergency … Read More

Product Spotlight: Glow Paint

Photo-Luminescent Coating Light & Glow

GBC Safety Glow is the largest manufacturer of Photo-Luminescent Glow in the Dark Coatings in the U.S. Photo-Luminescent Coatings (Glow Paint) are not UL 1994 compliant and will not meet … Read More

Safety Solutions- Tape vs Stair Tread

Stair with Bull Nose Stair Tread

IBC and IFC 2009, 2012, and 2015 have introduced new egress system component requirements. Only quality rigid components meet the high safety evaluation standards set out in UL 1994 for … Read More

ATTN: Architects

Architects At Work

GBC Safety Glow is happy to assist architects with technical work regarding emergency egress system components. We understand how frustrating it can be when Emergency Egress Components are required for … Read More

PL Egress Lighting Performance

Foot Candle & Lux

Photo-luminescent (PL Egress) systems should be UL listed in accordance with national codes IBC/IFC 2009, 2012, and 2015. The minimum requirements of the performance characteristics for the glow are as … Read More

Safety Solutions: High Rise Buildings

High Rise Apartment Building on Fire

Per the IBC and IFC, any high rise building over 75ft is required to implement a low location photo-luminescent emergency egress system except for apartment buildings. Between 2005 and 2009, … Read More

GBC Partners with Sky Zone Trampoline Parks

Sky Zone Building

After a recent conference in Chicago, GBC Safety Glow has partnered with Sky Zone Trampoline Parks to provide quality UV-Reactive products throughout Sky Zone franchises nationwide. “Trampoline parks are everywhere … Read More