Product News: Architectural and Civil Engineering Products
Spray Foam Insulation offers R-value of R7 per inch.
Press Release Summary:
February 4, 2014 - Suitable for commercial and residential construction, Icynene ProSeal™ allows for high initial pass of 3 in., achieving R21 as well as Class II Vapor Retarder in one pass. Closed-cell, medium density insulation features all-season formulation suitable for cold weather applications as low as 23°F. Product is approved for use in Type I-V construction and has passed ICC-ES AC377 for use in unvented attics and crawlspaces without ignition barrier.
Original Press Release
Icynene 'Next Generation' Closed Cell Spray Foam Insulation innovation, Icynene ProSeal(TM), Sets New Benchmark in Performance
Press release date: February 3, 2014
“Icynene entered the medium-density, closed cell spray foam market in 2010 with our premium MD-C-200® product. Since then our R&D team has worked to develop the next generation of closed-cell products that deliver in performance, applicability and range. Icynene ProSeal™ marks another step in the ongoing evolution of the insulation industry by Icynene and reinforces our position as the industry leader,” said Howard Deck, Icynene President and CEO.
Icynene ProSeal’s formulation allows for a higher initial pass of three inches achieving R21 as well as a Class II Vapor Retarder in one pass. Furthermore, the product is suitable for use all year round. The all-season formulation is suitable for cold weather applications as low as 23oF (-5oC), plus Icynene ProSeal™ offers the highest application yield in the industry.
Icynene ProSeal™ is approved for use in Type I-V construction, meets the same commercial approvals as its predecessor Icynene MD-C-200® and has passed ICC-ES AC377 for use in unvented attics and crawlspaces without an ignition barrier.
The ESR Report for Icynene ProSeal™, ESR #3500, can be downloaded from the ICC-ES website www.icc-es.org or from the product portfolio page of the Icynene website http://www.icynene.com/architects/products/product-portfolio .
The introduction of Icynene ProSeal™ follows the recent launch of Icynene ProSeal Eco™ - the world’s first 100% water-blown, closed-cell spray foam insulation.
Established in 1986, Icynene helps to build energy efficient residential and commercial structures in over 31 countries worldwide. Our portfolio of industry leading light density open cell and medium density closed cell SPF solutions are both insulation and air barrier materials for improved indoor air quality and reduced energy costs making Icynene the smart choice for builders, architects, building owners, and homeowners.
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Icynene Marketing Communications