End User Focus: On a roll: glass fibre

By Siobhan Lismore-Scott
Published: Monday, 01 October 2012

While the dip in construction has hit sales of glass fibre, the move towards increasing energy efficiency has maintained strong global demand.

The fastest growing industry sector for glass fibre is in insulation, as populations become more concerned with energy conservation. The European Union’s push to improve energy consumption by 20% by 2020 has seen many governments offer free or subsidised insulation this is welcome news for glass fibre minerals such as...

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