Insulation

Making Old Buildings New Again
Walls

Making Old Buildings New Again

BASF's Neopor® expandable polystyrene helps renovate Civil War building into a new learning center FLORHAM PARK, NJ, November 10, 2009 - GreenTek Building Solutions in DuBois, Pennsylvania, has created a new product called InsulWall(TM) interior wall system, using BASF's Neopor expandable polystyrene (EPS) as the insulation ingredient. The crucial difference in Neopor versus standard white EPS...

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Insulation

Mineral Wool Insulation utilizes recycled content.

Suited for commercial construction applications, multi-purpose VersaBoard is available in 4 densities ranging from 3.5-8.0 pcf. Product provides thermal insulation, fire protection, and sound and noise absorption. It also repels moisture and can be used as exposed interior surface. Featuring up to 90% recycled content, VersaBoard contributes up to 33 LEED® credits across 4 categories.

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Cement

Sto Corp. Life Cycle Study Proves EIFS Outperforms Other Claddings

** 50 Year Product Life Tops in the Industry ** ATLANTA - (September 25, 2009) Sto Corp., the innovative world leading manufacturer of energy-efficient cladding systems and high performance architectural coatings, has released a life-cycle study of Sto engineered claddings systems showing they outperform other wall claddings over a full 50-year product life. This new Life-Cycle Inventory (LCI) of...

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Pipe Wrap Insulation minimizes energy loss.
Insulation

Pipe Wrap Insulation minimizes energy loss.

Designed for facilitated installation, UltraGard(TM) precut aerogel insulation cuts energy loss and extends pipe rack efficiencies in piping systems used in chemical and hydrocarbon processing operations. Construction consists of silica solids derived from gel in which liquid component has been replaced with gas and reinforced with nonwoven, glass fiber batting. Environmentally safe, hydrophobic...

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Pipe Wrap Insulation targets petrochemical operations.
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Pipe Wrap Insulation targets petrochemical operations.

Available for high temperature and cryogenic environments, UltraGard(TM) Precut Aerogel Insulation is hydrophobic and can be used effectively in tight access areas. Aerogels consist of lightweight silica solids derived from gel in which liquid component has been replaced with gas, and reinforced with nonwoven, glass fiber batting. Environmentally safe insulation is available in 5 and 10 mm...

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Transportation Buses

Insulation Manufacturer Goes 'Back to School'

Firwin Corp, a leading manufacturer of removable and permanent insulation covers, recently teamed up with Ward Clean Air Products to help keep school-bus air clean and free from the potential harmful particulates found in diesel exhaust. As their name would suggest, Ward Clean Air Products is a company whose goal is keeping the air we breath clean from potentially harmful diesel emissions. The...

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Insulation

Insulation System targets lead wires and cable jackets.

Offering flexibility of elastomer, EXAR® XLE is UL and CUL approved for 1,000 V and 105°C ratings. Product is also successfully used in 150°C automotive applications per ISO 6722. Providing resistance to oil and abrasion, XLE has cold bend rating of -70°C and passes 45° angle flame tests in accordance with ISO 6722. Available in variety of colors, crosslinked...

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Consulting Services

Insulation and Consultation increase building efficiency.

Thermafiber® Insolutions(TM) are comprised of insulation products and services for architects, specifiers, contractors, and building facade manufacturers. In addition to All-Phase Consultation, offerings include mineral wool insulation for fire protection, sound control, and energy conservation; UL-approved Impasse® curtain wall insulation hanger system; and customization. Commercial...

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Insulation

Polyurethane Foam Insulation suits residential applications.

Designed to create airtight building envelope, ENERTITE® spray-applied open-cell foam insulates while providing sound absorption, inhibiting mold and mildew for healthier indoor air quality, and offering protection from thermal leaks. Water-blown foam flows into difficult-to-reach areas and creates seamless seal. Insulation maintains its form and characteristics over time and will not...

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Miscellaneous Barriers

Wall Cladding System helps optimize indoor air quality.

Energy-efficient StoTherm Lotusan NExT(TM) integrates StoGuard(TM) waterproof air barrier, StoTherm® insulated wall cladding, and Stolit® Lotusan® textured finish with self-cleaning properties. Consisting of spray-on building wrap, StoGuard protects against moisture intrusion and air leakage, while StoTherm provides blanket of continuous insulation that protects exterior from...

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Gorbel Introduces New Mobile Fall Protection Unit
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Gorbel Introduces New Mobile Fall Protection Unit

Providing adequate fall protection is always a critical consideration and one that in many cases can be difficult to ensure. The new Mobile Fall Protection Unit is designed to facilitate positive fall protection in applications that would typically be difficult or impossible to provide with standard methods. To learn all about the advantages and convenience, see our video.

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