EPD document prepared for Ravaber BIO Glass Wool with registration number S-P-01311 has been registered and published in EPD Turkey and The International EPD System. Registered EPD document applies to all global markets.
Ravaber BIO provides maximum insulation by preventing you from problems such as deterioration, decay, mould retention, corrosion and rusting. Insects and microorganisms cannot harm Ravaber BIO products. Depending on the product type, the temperature of use is in the range of -50 /+250°C. No cohesive Bio products can be used up to 500 ˚C. Ravaber BIO products are classified as “A1” group non-combustible materials and are used in the range of -20 + 400 ° C according to the application area.
Silica sand, also known as silicon dioxide (SiO₂), is a compound that is in the form of free quartz or a combination of silicates that is found in nature in high quantities and widely used in many industries. Ravaber BIO is an insulation material obtained by melting the locally supplied silica sand at about 1250 ° C and transforming it into fibres. Ravaber BIO does not undergo dimensional deformations such as swelling, blistering or shrinkage even when subjected to heat and humidity. Its water vapour diffusion resistance factor μ = 1 and its declared thermal conductivity is 0,031 ≤ λ ≤ 0,044 W/mK. (at 10˚C).
The owner of the EPD – Ravaber – operates in more than 350 locations in 40 countries, being a member of the Belgium-based Ravago Group and a leader in the insulation industry by meeting the mineral rockwool requirement of an area of 20,000,000 sqm annually with its wide product range for thermal insulation, sound insulation and fire safety. Ravaber is located in Kayseri Organized Industrial Zone with its high technology equipment investments in a total area of 80,000 sqm with 56,000 sqm indoor area. Ravaber is the biggest mineral wool manufacturer in the region with an annual production capacity of 120,000 tonnes.
In addition to 25 different types of mineral rockwool products, Ravaber is producing Ceramic Wool and Agro used in soilless agriculture. Ravaber has become the only company in the sector supplying all mineral wool products in the last quarter of 2018 by starting mineral wool production with the new production line of glass wool. Ravaber, the only manufacturer that can produce all mineralwool insulation materials under the same roof, offers a wide range of products with new Ravaber BIO according to various application areas.