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GFRC (Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete) and the Green Building Movement

GFRC the most phenomenal product

Omg! I have found the most phenomenal product. It is called GFRC. They make panels using thick sheets of Styrofoam, which they spray front and back with GFRC (a cement type product) but it is lightweight and waterproof. It is … Continue reading

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GFRC – Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete and Sustainable Design

GFRC Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete and Sustainable Design GFRC contains materials that, taken from the soil, have no adverse effect on the environment. Concrete’s components include Fly Ash, Silica Sand, Portland cement and aggregate. In GFRC we introduce the component … Continue reading

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GFRC and The Green Movement

GFRC and ‘Green Building’ The GFRC (Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete) materials are themselves easy on the environment. The glass elements are from reclaimed or recycled materials, and the cement mix includes fly ash, which is the waste produced by industrial smokestacks. … Continue reading

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Advantages of GFRC for Green Building

Advantages of GFRC for Green Building GFRC has low toxicity raw materials: Cement, sand, glass fibers and water Durable, long lasting materials reduce replacement, maintenance and repair GFRC can be supplied prefinished to eliminate VOC’s during painting GFRC is non-combustible … Continue reading

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