What wastes are generated while manufacturing fiberglass?
Fiberglass with its versatile properties has become a material of choice for several applications. To meet this increase in demand, there is increased manufacturing of fiberglass which results in the increase in waste generation .
Fiberglass with its versatile properties has become a material of choice for several applications.
There are two major types of waste generated while manufacturing of fiberglass:
- Spent acetone from resin and gelcoat clean-up
- Waste resin and gelcoat from raw materials that can no longer be used in production
If not treated properly at source, these wastes are Hazardous in nature.