Insulation

Wall and Ceiling Panels

Knight-Celotex Offers Superior Green Sound Deadening at a Reasonable Cost

New test results show how environmentally-friendly SoundStop® Fiberboard stands up against the competition. Recently released test results show that SoundStop® wall systems can now achieve higher sound transmission class (STC) ratings which compete with the premier (more expensive) sound proofing products on the market. The high STC results are achieved by introducing an all-natural...

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Construction Equipment

Spray Foam comes in open- and closed-cell formulas.

CertaSpray(TM) Foam Insulation sticks to surfaces, creates air seal, and can be used in whole house and building applications or in combination with fiber glass insulation, particularly in hard to reach areas such as cathedral ceilings, knee walls, and roof decks. By reducing air leakage, polyurethane spray foam minimizes hot and cold spots and maintains indoor air quality by impeding penetration...

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Polyvinylidene Fluoride (PVDF)

PVDF Foam is approved to FM Global 4910 standards.

Featuring FM Global 4910 cleanroom materials flammability test approval, ZOTEK® F 42 HT LS is recommended for use sealing and insulation applications where low smoke release and flame propagation is required in case of fire. It can be used over -48 to +155°C range, during which material maintains its ductility and resilience. Closed-cell nature allows for cutting and installing in...

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Epoxies

Huntsman Introduces New Araldite® Epoxy Insulating Systems at IEEE - PES

THE WOODLANDS, Tex., April 21, 2008 - A new family of Araldite® hydrophobic cycloaliphatic epoxies (HCEP) specially formulated to perform in extreme climatic environments was introduced to the U.S. market today at Huntsman Advanced Materials' IEEE PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition Booth 123/124. Araldite® HCEP systems are ideal for the construction and insulation...

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Casting Machinery

Castable Material solves refractory insulation problems.

Kaolite 2000-LI can be gunned or pumped into place for high temperature industrial processes. With its low iron oxide content, product can be used in carburizing furnaces or where high concentrations of CO gas are present. Strength-to-density ratio ranges from 11 to 12 psi/pcf. Low k values along with high cold crushing strengths of 450 psi at densities of 38-41 pcf provides insulation and...

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Miscellaneous Agents

Dow Announces New Technology for STYROFOAM(TM) Insulation

Proprietary Foaming Agent Eliminates Ozone-Depleting Compounds and Cuts Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Half Midland, MI - December 05, 2007 Dow Building Solutions announced today that it has developed a next-generation foaming agent technology that will allow it to manufacture STYROFOAM(TM) R5/inch insulation with a zero ozone-depletion factor and cut its greenhouse gas emissions in half for North...

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Insulation

Timberland PRO Creates New Thermal Force Work Boot with Thinsulate Insulation

November 02, 2007 ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Timberland PRO has selected Thinsulate Insulation for both its product and service leadership for its new, ultimate insulated waterproof work boot for the work zone and construction markets. The new Thermal Force work boot is now available in stores. The Thermal Force work boot is the very first boot to implement Thinsulate Insulation's customized comfort Zone...

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Miscellaneous Boards

W. R. Meadows, Inc. Products Are GreenSpec Listed

Hampshire, IL -W. R. MEADOWS products will be featured in BuildingGreen Inc.'s GreenSpec Directory. The GreenSpec Directory lists product descriptions for environmentally preferable products. GreenSpec's objective is to list only the top 5-10% of environmentally preferable products. For a complete listing of the W. R. MEADOWS products that are GreenSpec listed, click here. W. R. MEADOWS delivers...

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PACOR Provides Fabrication Capabilities for Revolutionary Nanoporous Aerogel Insulation Materials
Gels

PACOR Provides Fabrication Capabilities for Revolutionary Nanoporous Aerogel Insulation Materials

DATE: OCTOBER 19, 2007 PACOR, Inc., and its wholly owned subsidiary LIT Industries, Inc., have agreed to partner with Aspen Aerogels, Inc. to fabricate revolutionary insulation materials made from nanoporous aerogels, the world's best thermal insulator. Aspen's aerogel materials are available for service temperatures from -460ºF (-273ºC) to 1200ºF (649ºC). This wide range enables the...

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