Article - 6 Feb 2004
A novel building material was made from unfired vermiculite, Ca(OH)2, SiO2 and pulp by autoclaving at 187 C. Technical Brief.
Article - 2 Apr 2003
Produced by the extrusion of high-silica rhyolite lava, perlite is a light-grey, glassy rock, with a pearly lustre and concentric fracture.
Article - 21 Jun 2004
ASTM Committee C11 on Gypsum and Related Building Materials and Systems is responsible for 46 standards governing gypsum board ( drywall ), gypsum plaster, light gauge steel framing, metal lath, and...
News - 22 Feb 2017
GAF, North America's largest roofing manufacturer, is proud to introduce a new non-halogen polyisocyanurate insulation: EnergyGuard™ NH Polyiso Insulation Board. With this product...
News - 10 Jul 2013
ROXUL® COMFORTBOARD™ CIS (Commercial Insulated Sheathing) is a rigid, high-density, non-combustible stone wool insulation board specifically designed for use as an exterior continuous...
News - 21 Jan 2010
When it comes to sustainability, CertainTeed is "all in." At the 2010 International Builders' Show in Las Vegas, the company (Booth C2026) offers a sneak peek of seven new products...
Article - 11 Dec 2003
Natural Building Technologies have introduced Pavatherm, a high thermal and acoustic insulating fibreboard. Product.
Article - 8 Dec 2003
British Standard - BSI Summary and Reference.
News - 4 May 2005
Celotex tuff-R Zero GA3000Z multi-purpose insulations boards have been used throughout the eco-friendly Haddon Lake House project in St Lawrence on the Isle of Wight.
The house is located in a...
Article - 12 Aug 2016
Heating & cooling expenses in a home can be reduced if the heat flow resistance provided by an insulation material is high.