At best it is an irritant but much of the ceramic fiber family, like Koawool, when heated above 1000 Far. isdown right dangerous. Heat at that temp. changes the structure, at this point it is just as bad or even worse then asbestos.
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What is ceramic fiber or ceramic wool?
What is Ceramic Fiber or Ceramic Wool? Ceramic wool or fiber is known as a 鈥渞efractory material鈥? a particular substance that has a heat-resistant property. It primarily consists of aluminum silicate, which includes fiber made from various polycrystalline fibers and molten glass.
Can ceramic wool insulation cause lung cancer?
You need to rigidize and coat your ceramic wool insulation to keep from having the fibers from blowing in the air and landing in the lungs of you and your family. That can result in severe granulomas of the lungs and eventual silicosis and cancer of the lungs in any age group with the risk climbing with each exposure.
What are the hazards of ceramics?
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Do I need to rigidize my ceramic wool insulation?
The thread went off subject and is too important to not bring to the attention of the community. You need to rigidize and coat your ceramic wool insulation to keep from having the fibers from blowing in the air and landing in the lungs of you and your family.