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3.2 Billion Pounds of Progress!

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 12:59 pm MST

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Stacy Fitzgerald-Redd

No, we’re not talking about a collective Weight Watchers group-loss goal or the number of plastic straws no longer used by quick serve restaurants, but insulation. According to the results of a new survey released by NAIMA, its member companies in the U.S. and Canada used 3.2 billion pounds of recycled materials in the production of residential, commercial, thermal, and acoustical insulation products in 2017. This achievement is an extension of the industry’s longstanding commitment to substantial use of recycled content in the production of fiberglass and mineral wool insulation products.

Click here to read more about the impact of recycled materials on insulation systems. 

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