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Mineral wool, also known as mineral fiber, mineral cotton, mineral fibre, man- made mineral ... Applications of mineral wool include thermal insulation (as both structural insulation and pipe insulat...

Rock Wool Manufacturing - Trust Fund Information ... - Asbestos.com

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Jul 5, 2016 ... Rock Wool manufactured asbestos insulation and other asbestos-containing products for a variety of purposes. Their pipe insulation products ...

Does Some Attic Insulation Contain Asbestos? | Old House Web Blog

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... insulation. A home inspector pointed out that the insulation behind the. ... Since mineral wool is a man-made fiber, it does not contain asbestos. I've read about ...

Asbestos Wool | Asbestos Product and Mesothelioma Hazard

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Asbestos mineral wool was a type of insulation used in homes, offices and industrial ... People who have spent time around products that contain this hazardous ...

Asbestos Insulation - Historic Buildings

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Types of Thermal Insulation - Which Contains Asbestos? ... Mineral Wool, Rock Wool, Slag Wool Balsam Wool & Silva Wool are NOT known to contain asbestos.

Asbestos in Mineral Wool -Asbestos.net

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However, it is believed that this type of insulation had stopped being used in the 1950s. This means that any homes that still contain asbestos mineral wool are ...

Attic Insulation: Beware the Asbestos - The New York Times

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Aug 13, 2008 ... ... and other pour-in insulation like cellulose, fiberglass and rock wool. ... The vermiculite floats while material containing asbestos sinks. ... If they do not intend to add insulation, the E.P.A. recommends leaving it undisturbed.

Attic insulation - InterNACHI Inspection Forum

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I agree, that looks like rock wool (fiberglass) insulation to me too. ... white both are very lite and some have been known to contain asbestos

What Kind of Wall Insulation Was Used in the Early '50s? | Home ...

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Some insulation from the early 1950s contains asbestos. ... The loose blown-in rock wool was used mainly in attics, while the batting, or paper-backed type, was  ...

Does this insulation contain asbestos? - JustAnswer

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Older mineral wool can contain asbestos, but normally this is in trace amounts. Asbestos once found common use as an insulation material in homes and ...

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Rock wool, mineral wool, & slag wool building insulation products ...

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Mineral wool insulation, slag wool insulation, and "rock wool" insulation would not be expected to contain asbestos fibers - We have been unable to find reports  ...

Asbestos in rockwool insulation? - The Inspector's Journal Forums

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Mar 11, 2008 ... I remember being taught that some old rockwool insulation contains recycled materials (possibly with asbestos) and that there is no way to ...

insulation - rock wool? any asbestos? - HomeOwners' Hub

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Mar 13, 2006 ... The wool insulation does look like rock wool. In most .... _Some_ sources of vermiculite contain small amounts of asbestos. The pictures are ...