Multinational Saint-Gobain Group, which part is Isover, a leading manufacturer of mineral wool insulation products, has made the Top-100 global innovators list for the seventh consecutive year. Clarivate Analytics, which determined the ranking, included both manufacturing companies and scientific institutions in the list.
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Research centers, including ISOVER are operated by Saint-Gobain Group. It is there that the manufacturing technology for thermal and sound mineral insulation TEL used by global companies was developed. The technology allows for the production of strong, elastic and long fibers that are able to save heat in maximum when turn into insulation panels.
Russia-based ISOVER manufacturing facilities started to produce mineral wool insulation according to new GOST 32314-2012 ‘Factory made mineral wool products used for thermal insulation of buildings. General specifications.’ since 2018. Also, the Saint-Gobain concern produces the mineral wool insulation of the ISOROC brand.