Fibreglass recycling: More information

Here is a list of more specific information resources about fibreglass recycling:


End-of-life boat disposal – a looming issue for the composites industry
George Marsh, Freelance Journalist

Recycling dead Boats
Author: Eric Sponberg, Naval Architect

Recycling glass fibre reinforced composites – history and progress
Author: Stella Job, Knowledge Exchange Expert for the Materials Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN)

Recycling of composites
Author: Network Group for Composites in Construction (NGCC), UK

Breakthrough: Recycling of fibreglass is now a reality
Author: Benedikte Jørgensen, Fiberline Composites, DK

EuCIA Position pater on fibreglass recycling
European Composites Industry Association (EuCIA). The position paper is supported by the European Plastics Converters (EuPC) and the European Composite Recycling Service Company (ECRC).

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