EPD document prepared for RBS Ravago Ravatherm Bio Mineral Wool registration number S-P-04883 has been registered and published in EPD Turkey and The International EPD System. Registered EPD document applies to all global markets.
Glasswool is a thermal insulation material consisting of 98% natural fibers, formed by melting mineral and inorganic stones obtained from volcanic rock and minerals in nature. Glasswool is a thermal insulation material consisting mineral and inorganic stones obtained from volcanic rock and minerals in nature between 1150-1300 degrees and becoming fibers. It has a high level of insulation ability on the roofs of buildings, partition walls, ovens, steel doors, shipbuilding, electrical appliances, entertainment venues and cinemas etc. wherever heat, sound, moisture insulation and fire safety are required. Thanks to its inorganic structure, it does not produce bacteria and microorganisms. It is an ecological and environment friendly product made of natural raw materials. Glass wool has a water-repellent feature thanks to its saturated structure. It does not contain steam since it has vapor permeability. Use of glass wool reduces the need for fossil fuels. Therefore, it will help to reduce carbon dioxide emissions, thereby easing ecological events such as climate change. While preventing fire from spreading, it saves time for firefighters in life saving and evacuation operations. Glass wool provides a tranquil environment as it eliminates negative external factors such as noise and rumble thanks to its fibers.
The owner of the EPD – RBS RAVAGO – 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. RBS RAVAGO 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. RBS RAVAGO 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, RBS RAVAGO is producing Ceramic Wool and Agro used in soilless agriculture. RBS RAVAGO 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. RBS RAVAGO, the only manufacturer that can produce all mineralwool insulation materials under the same roof, offers a wide range of products with new RBS RAVAGO bio according to various application areas.