Welcome to the Fiberglass Fabrication Topic Hub™, a guide to basic information with links to additional on-line resources.
Background and Overview
Description of the fiberglass industry and the types of products manufactured
Glossary of Terms
A list of commonly used industry terms and their definitions
Information about the key processes and raw materials used in the manufacture of fiberglass-reinforced products
Reasons for Change
Information about the waste streams, environmental compliance issues, worker health and safety issues, and the economic impacts of inefficient operations that may be present in fiberglass fabrication
Information about pollution prevention technologies and operating practices that may reduce the hazards, quantities, and costs of wastes associated with fiberglass fabrication
(NEW!) Styrene Issues in Fiberglass Fabication
(Under construction) Discussion of changes in fiberglass fabrication relating to designation of styrene as a possible human carcinogen in 20xx.
Where To Go for P2 Help
National and regional contacts for technical assistance.
List of authors, contributors, and peer reviewers.
Complete List of Links
Lists all resources cataloged in this hub. If you know of resources relating to this topic, please let us know. We will review all suggestions and include them in the hub if they provide non-biased information not currently covered.
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Hub Last Updated: 9/5/2014