Small amounts of boron are used in the production of E-glass fibers, which is widely used in the production of industrial fiberglass products. Today's article in Marketwatch, 'Serbian Boron Project Update', is an update from a boron mine in Serbia. This may not be intriguing reading for everyone but if you are interested in where some of the ingredient of fiberglass come from and want a depth of knowledge in fiberglass, this will help. More and more boron free glass, typically referred to as ECR-Glass, are being used throughout the industry as more research is showing that boron free glass fibers are more resistant to more chemicals that previously thought.
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