January 2010
Roofing Contractor;Jan2010, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p50
Trade Publication
The article features roofing membranes and coatings manufacturer Polyglass. Formed in Europe in 1960, Polyglass entered the U.S. market in 1991 and introduced its products and technology for low- and steep-slope applications. The company owns the patent to a method of producing dual compound products called ADESO Technology. It also makes asphalt roofing membranes that are atactic poly propylene (APP) and styrene butadiene styrene (SBS) with polyester and/or fiberglass mat.


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