Tornadoes cause much devastation, destroying or damaging homes and other buildings in their paths. When a building is torn apart, materials, including insulation, are scattered across the landscape.
As you begin to salvage what you can, remember to dress safely. Wear heavy pants and a long-sleeve shirt; use heavy work gloves or leather gloves; and wear durable work boots. Do not wear sneakers or open-toed shoes.Use care when handling anything that may contain insulation fibers.
Although fiberglass is difficult to remove from fabric, there are some options.
In many cases, the best option is to discard the item.