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Term of the Week: Fiberglass-Reinforced Plastic (FRP)

The Term of the Week is a weekly feature where A&E turns to industry experts to define common tools, processes, language, etc. used in the awards, engraving, and personalization industry, including terminology within the business realm. Contact Printwear's digital content editor, Marley Jeranko, if you're interested in contributing and for an opportunity to be featured in our daily eNewsletter. 

Fiberglass-reinforced plastic (FRP) is a product used in the sublimation industry for a wide variety of products including name badges, keychains, etc. It consists of a sheet of fiberglass that has a special coating designed to provide a smooth surface that is sublimatable.