Owens Corning boosts recycled content in Pink Fiberglas Insulation

Owens Corning (OC) announced that it has increased the certified recycled content in its flagship Pink Fiberglas insulation to a minimum of 40%.
The certification, supplied by third-party certifier S…

Owens Corning (OC) announced that it has increased the certified recycled content in its flagship Pink Fiberglas insulation to a minimum of 40%. The certification, supplied by third-party certifier Scientific Certification Systems, demonstrates a 5% increase over its prior level and maintains the product line“s status as the North American fiberglass insulation with the highest level of certified recycled content. The use of recycled content in Pink Fiberglas insulation also helps reduce Owens Corning“s energy use and CO2 emissions by almost 13%, since manufacturing fiberglass with recycled glass requires significantly less energy.