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Pollution Prevention

Fiberglass Industry

The fiberglass industry faces many challenges including changing technology, health and safety issues, environmental performance and regulatory compliance to name a few. Environmental issues include the generation of volatile organic compounds, odor, waste, dust and noise. Many of these issues also cross over into the area of occupational health and safety. A pollution prevention approach can assist shop owners/managers to address both environmental and worker protection concerns.

Reducin´ Pollution - An Environmental Health and Safety Guide for the Fibreglass Industry