This product is not hazardous according to European Directive 99/45/EC, 67/548/EEC and their latest amendment.
Continuous filament glass fibers are not respirable according to the World Health Organization (WHO) definition, therefore have no possibility of causing serious pulmonary disease.
Continuous filament glass fibers do not require a classification as an irritant (Xi) under the European directive 97/69/EC.
The European Regulation (ER) on Chemicals No. 1907/2006 (REACH) enforced on June 1st, 2007 does only require Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for hazardous substances and preparations. Our Continuous filament glass fiber products (CFGF) are articles under REACH and therefore, no MSDS is legally required.
Owens Corning decides to provide our customers with the appropriate information for assuring the safe handling and use of Glass Fiber products through a Safe Use Instructions Sheet. SAFE USE INSTRUCTIONS SHEET