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glass wool

n.
Loosely packed strands of fiberglass used especially for insulation and in air filters.

glass wool

n
(Textiles) fine spun glass massed into a wool-like bulk, used in insulation, filtering, etc

glass′ wool′


n.
spun glass resembling wool, used for insulation, filters, etc.
[1875–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.glass wool - glass fibers spun and massed into bundles resembling wool
filter - device that removes something from whatever passes through it
dielectric, insulator, nonconductor - a material such as glass or porcelain with negligible electrical or thermal conductivity
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glass wool

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Glass Wool, one of the segments analyzed and sized in this study, displays the potential to grow at over 6.1%.
Stirling-based glass wool insulation manufacturer Superglass has returned to trading profit a year ahead of forecast.
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[USPRwire, Fri Sep 14 2018] The report "Soundproof Curtains Market by Type (Sound-insulating, Sound-reducing, Sound-blocking), Material (Glass Wool, Rock Wool, Natural Fabrics, Plastic Foam), End-use Sector (Residential, Commercial, Industrial), and Region - Global Forecast to 2022", The soundproof curtains market size is estimated to grow from USD 1.65 Billion in 2017 to USD 2.38 Billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 7.7%.
Prior to its acquisition, Superglass was the UK's leading independent manufacturer of glass wool and mineral fibre insulation products.
However, most of insulation is synthetic insulation in a foam type, where porosities are created inside of the product, fiber type insulation which uses glass wool or mineral wool in a nonwoven fabric type made from fabric material and board products which use inorganic binders such as cement with perlite and ceramic ball [4].
Cyprus-based investment company Inflection Management's cash offer for the entire issued and to be issued ordinary share capital of Scottish glass wool maker Superglass is now unconditional, the company said.
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The mixer's change can design allows the use of multiple vessels: two 200-gallon mix cans supplied with the DPM-200 include a 50-psig dual-zone spiral baffled jacket, glass wool insulation and stainless steel sheathing.
have signed an agreement about the development of polycarbonate composites reinforced with glass wool. Tokyo-based Nanodax reportedly has developed a special process for the manufacture of these products.