The Content Of The Article:

Mineral wools

For which insulation:

Phonic and thermal.

Insulation type:

Traditional. Mineral.

Composition:

Fibrous. Based on volcanic rocks for rock wool. Based on sand or recycled glass for glass wool.

properties:

Hold the air in its fibers to create the insulation. Permeability to water vapor. Fire resistance. Resistance to moisture. Mechanical resistance to compression. Recyclable.

Degree of insulation:

Very good.

variations:

Panels, rolls, bulk. Rock wool shells and glass wool strips and beads to insulate the pipes.

Uses for the house:

Attic. Floating slabs and floors. Walls. Soils. Roofing. Piping.

Advantages:

Pose relatively easy. Very common product, easy to obtain and affordable. Very good behavior in time.

disadvantages:

Possibility of developing irritations by contact during handling.


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