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Is exposed fiberglass insulation dangerous?

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Posted by: from Tucson
2/3/2016 at 3:37:07 PM

Hello,

I am part of a martial arts group and we recently moved our practice to a new location. The new location is a medium sized warehouse, a building about 20 years old. The entire ceiling of the building is insulated with pink fiberglass, but is left exposed and hanging. Is this hazardous? Is this a violation of the city building code?

Thank you in advance for any responses.

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Date/Time2/15/2016 at 9:20:13 AM

It isn't dangerous but is unhealthy. It can cause eye and throat irritation and if it gets into your clothes, itching.

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