fiberglass

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a covering material made of glass fibers in resins

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From 1958 to 1978, NBS provided over 300 pairs of "calibrated thermal conductivity reference specimens" [7], commonly known to industry and government as "NBS Fibrous Glass Board.
Copy of 1978 announcement for NBS SRM 1450, Fibrous Glass Board.
More and more studies have shown fibrous glass to be a completely safe product.
All attendees received a certificate of completion and copy of NAIMA's Fibrous Glass Duct Board Standards manual.
solid conduction along the meandering, discontinuous network of fibrous glass paths that increases (linearly) as a function of [rho].
Surrounded by a fibrous glass, absorption-resistant insulation, and a thermoplastic jacket, this tubing has uses in steam supply, condensate return, gas and liquid transport lines, or other applications in which weatherproofing and energy conservation are important.
In terms of health and safety, fibrous glass insulation is "one of the most highly tested and well documented goods on the market," said Jeffrey Hire, manager, industry and market analysis for Construction Products, Owens-Corning.
Key words: building technology; fibrous glass blanket; guarded hot plate; thermal conductivity; thermal insulation; thermal resistance; uncertainty.
The report concluded, "No lung fibrosis was observed in the fibrous glass exposed animals.