News Analysis

Bad News for Fiberglass

The fiberglass industry, already suffering an image problem over claims of health risk from glass fibers, was dealt another blow this summer with the listing of glasswool in the Health and Human Services (HHS) Department’s

7th Annual Report on Carcinogens. The new report lists 180 substances, including seven that were added this year.

Published September 1, 1994

(1994, September 1). Bad News for Fiberglass. Retrieved from