Books and Catalogs about Asbestos Insulation

Sound Control and Thermal Insulation of Buildings

Sound Control and Thermal Insulation of Buildings (1966)
Perforated Asbestos Cement Board Panels from Armstrong Cork Co, Elof Hansson Inc, Wood Conversion Co, Johns-Manville, Wood Conversion Co, and The Celotex Co.

Natvar Isoplex Insulation Advertisement

Natvar Isoplex Insulation Advertisement (1965)
Describes an insulation made with bonded glass cloth and asbestos paper layers.

Johns-Manville Pipe Insulation Documentation

Johns-Manville Pipe Insulation Documentation
Asbestocel Pipe Insulation, Asbesto-Sponge Felted Pipe Insulation, Asbestos Cement for Flanges, Fittings & Valves, and more.

Superex Pipe Insulation Documentation

Superex Pipe Insulation Documentation (1936)
Superex described as a high temperature insulation that contained asbestos.

Maintenance Hints: Volumes 1 and 2

Maintenance Hints: Volumes 1 and 2 (1943)
Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Co. Information about asbestos insulation use in general and also its use in an armature.

Thermal Insulation & Sound Control Products Catalogs

Thermal Insulation & Sound Control Products Catalogs
Forty-Eight Insulations Inc. A diagram shows the use of asbestos board.

Instructions Relative to Heat Insulation

Instructions Relative to Heat Insulation (1939)
U.S. Navy. Section on 85% Magnesia. Specific instructions on what should be insulated and how old magnesia can be re-used.

Armstrong's Industrial Insulations

Armstrong's Industrial Insulations (1946)
Asbestos Floats, Asbestos Cement, Heat Insulation, Cold Room Insulation, 85% Magnesia, and More.

Philip Carey Insulation Catalog

Philip Carey Insulation Catalog (1964)
Asbestos cements and other asbestos insulation products described.

Owens-Corning Fiberglas Insulation Catalog

Owens-Corning Fiberglas Insulation Catalog (1965)
Kaylo block insulation for equipment is described as containing asbestos.

Baldwin Ehret Hill Insulation Catalog

Baldwin Ehret Hill Insulation Catalog
Numerous asbestos insulating products described, including a sprayed asbestos product and pipe insulation.

Industrial Piping

Industrial Piping (1951)
Asbestos containing Haveg described. Also asbestos use with Pyrex piping. Asbestos insulation. Book's author used to work at American Cyanamid Co.

Fire-Felt Sheets and Blocks - Johns-Manville Documentation

Fire-Felt Sheets and Blocks - Johns-Manville Documentation (1937)
Super Fire-Felt and Asbestos Fire-Felt Pipe Insulation

Thermobestos Blocks - Johns-Manville Documentation

Thermobestos Blocks - Johns-Manville Documentation
Thermobestos blocks for insulating boilers, tanks, heat exchangers, and other equipment.

Banroc Blankets - Johns-Manville Documentation

Banroc Blankets - Johns-Manville Documentation
Banroc blanket insulation with asbestos paper on both sides.

Asbesto-Sponge Felted Sheets and Blocks Documentation

Asbesto-Sponge Felted Sheets and Blocks Documentation (1949)
Information on a Johns-Manville asbestos insulating material.

The Ruberoid Co. Advertisement for Insulating Products

The Ruberoid Co. Advertisement for Insulating Products
Asbestos papers, Imperial Pipe Covering, Asbestos Cements and more.

Union Asbestos & Rubber Co Advertisement (2 Pages)

Union Asbestos & Rubber Co Advertisement (2 Pages)
Unibestos block and felt insulation. UNARCO Insutape described as an all-asbestos material.

Sun Chemical Corporation Advertisement

Sun Chemical Corporation Advertisement (1971)
Asbestos/Mylar Lamiglas Tape insulation for Navy shipboard cable.

Johns-Manville Residential Pipe and Boiler Insulation Ad

Johns-Manville Residential Pipe and Boiler Insulation Ad
Products used in the home for plumbing and heating insulation: Asbestos cement, 85% Magnesia Pipe Insulation, Asbestocel Range Boiler Jackets..

Careycel Asbestos Insulation  Advertisement

Careycel Asbestos Insulation Advertisement
Philip Carey Mfg Company products described: asbestos waterproofing material, insulating cement, Careycel insulation, Firefoil board, Marine panel.

Pittsburgh Corning Insulation Advertisement

Pittsburgh Corning Insulation Advertisement
Unibestos pipe insulation described as Amosite asbestos.

Baldwin-Hill Company Advertisement

Baldwin-Hill Company Advertisement (1944)
B-H No. 1 Cement is described as containing asbestos.

Union Asbestos & Rubber Co Advertisement

Union Asbestos & Rubber Co Advertisement (1944)
UNARCO Insubestos insulation was made of amosite asbestos felt.

Sall Mountain Company Advertisement

Sall Mountain Company Advertisement
Sal-Mo Asbestos Products: Paper, Millboard, Tape, Aircell Paper, Aircell Sheets, Pipe Covering, Cement, etc.

York Insulation Company Advertisement

York Insulation Company Advertisement
Asbestos pipe covering, asbestos boiler jackets, aircell sheets and blocks, and asbestos cement.

Gold Bond Building Products Catalog

Gold Bond Building Products Catalog (1947)
National Gypsum Company. Gold Bond Insulating Cement contained asbestos.

Chase-Foster Advertisement - Keene Corp

Chase-Foster Advertisement - Keene Corp (1969)
Ad for Permatherm P, an asbestos film insulation.

Celite Products Advertisement

Celite Products Advertisement
Sil-O-Cel Blocks contained asbestos.

Grant Wilson Advertisement

Grant Wilson Advertisement
Circa 1956. Numerous asbestos products including furnace cement and insulating products.

Thermal Insulations Catalog

Thermal Insulations Catalog
Circa 1966. The Ruberoid company. Asbestos millboard, cement, rollboard, furnace tape.

Gilso-Therm Underground Pipe Advertisement

Gilso-Therm Underground Pipe Advertisement
Gilso-Therm can insulate asbestos cement pipe.

C. Stanley Morgan Advertisement

C. Stanley Morgan Advertisement
Circa 1957. Asbestos thermal insulation.

Acme Asbestos Covering & Flooring Company Advertisement

Acme Asbestos Covering & Flooring Company Advertisement
Asbestos pipe coverings, millboard, cement board, paper, air cell coverings and blocks.

Cottrell Paper Company Advertisements

Cottrell Paper Company Advertisements (1969)
Copalam. Class F asbestos-glass laminate insulation material.

Natvar Corporation Advertisement

Natvar Corporation Advertisement (1969)
Flexible Insulating Materials. Natvar Durabestos.

Lot of 3 Fiberglas Canada Ltd Catalogs

Lot of 3 Fiberglas Canada Ltd Catalogs
Fiberglas Base Cap Insulation, Fiberglas Home Insulations for Thermal and Sound Control, & Fiberglas Wall Insulations.

Smith & Kanzler / Sonoco Advertisement

Smith & Kanzler / Sonoco Advertisement
Circa 1956. Smith & Kanzler asbestos insulation products. Sonoco Sonoairduct-XP Fibre Duct for warm air systems contained asbestos outer wrap.

Hurlbut Paper Company Advertisement

Hurlbut Paper Company Advertisement
Circa 1964. The Mead Corporation. Heat-resistant papers for linings, insulation, and wrappings.

Philip Carey Insulation Brochure

Philip Carey Insulation Brochure (1968)
Careytemp Asbestos Cement, Careytemp Adhesive, Asbestos Roofing Felts, MW-50 Insulating Cement & more.

Standard Asbestos Advertisement

Standard Asbestos Advertisement
1930s. Asbestos pipe coverings, asbestos paper, millboard, and more.

Industrial Insulation from 2500 F to Sub-Zero Catalog

Industrial Insulation from 2500 F to Sub-Zero Catalog (1952)
The Philip Carey Mfg. Co. Many products described, including asbestos cement, careycel boards, furnace cement, etc.

Ruberoid Co Advertisement

Ruberoid Co Advertisement
Circa 1933. Asbestos roofing, shingles, pipe covering, lagging, and roll board.

Keasbey & Mattison Company Advertisement

Keasbey & Mattison Company Advertisement
Many asbestos products described, including corrugated sheets, pipe insulation, paper, millboard, gaskets, etc.

The Eagle-Picher Lead Company Catalog

The Eagle-Picher Lead Company Catalog
EAGLE 66 Insulating Cement contained asbestos.

Ehret Insulation Brochure

Ehret Insulation Brochure
85% Magnesia, Enduro Pipe Insulation, and other insulating products.

Acme Asbestos Covering and Flooring Company Brochure

Acme Asbestos Covering and Flooring Company Brochure
Asbestos Cement and Acme Asbestos Bondcote

Insulations for Pipes, Tanks, Vessels, and Cold Rooms

Insulations for Pipes, Tanks, Vessels, and Cold Rooms (1960)
Armstrong Cork Company catalog describes the asbestos containing emulsion and weatherproof plastic products.

Heat Insulation Handbook

Heat Insulation Handbook (1942)
Ehret Magnesia Manufacturing Co. Asbestos insulation, 85% magnesia, pipe covering, lagging, cement, enduro, Durant Insulated pipe, etc.

Building Insulation: A Treatise on the Principles and Application of Heat and Sound Insulation for Buildings

Building Insulation: A Treatise on the Principles and Application of Heat and Sound Insulation for Buildings (1942)
Asbestos containing products include Cemesto, Thermofelt, Carinsul All-Hair, and Asbestos Quilt.

The Construction Industry Handbook

The Construction Industry Handbook (1973)
Asbestos Cement Sheets and Asbestos Insulating Board.

Design for Growth: The Story of National Gypsum Company

Design for Growth: The Story of National Gypsum Company (1960)
Asbestos Siding and Roofing, Corrugated Roofing and Siding, Rigid and Flexible Flat Sheets, Insulated Curtain Walls

Engineering Materials

Engineering Materials (1954)
United States Naval Academy. Asbestos is described as an insulating material along with pictures of Silica-Asbestos-Magnesia and Asbestos Paper. Asbestos filler for plastics.

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