Tinted glass is clear glass with a pigment or color added. This produces color throughout the piece, which will not chip or peel. Also clear or opal glass with a thin film of colored glass or plastic coating.
GLASS WHICH HAS HAD ITS GLASS CHEMISTRY ALTERED BY ADDING A METALLIC OXIDE TO THE GLASS COMPOUND. IRON OXIDES PRODUCE GREEN TINTS; SELENIUM OXIDES PRODUCE BRONZE TINTS AND COBALT OXIDE ADDITIVES WILL PRODUCE A BLUE TINT.
Tinted glass windows are those which are coated with a darker color to reduce sun glare and solar heat gain. Does not insulate particularly well. Tinted glass windows are available in several colors and tints.