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

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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.