Division 7 Ebook Page 346 FOAMULARŪ LT30 & LT40 XPS Insulation Product Data Sheet

For Cold Storage Applications FOAMULAR Extruded Polystyrene Insulation Standards, Codes Compliance Meets ASTM C578 Type IV (LT30) and Type IV (LT40) UL Classified. A copy of UL Classification Certificate U-197 is available at www.foamular.com See UL ER8811-01 at UL.com See www.foamular.com for details on listings, constructions and assemblies Meets California Quality Standards; HUD UM #71A Compliance verification by RADCO (AA-650) Certifications and Sustainable Features of FOAMULAR XPS Insulation FOAMULAR XPS insulation is reusable FOAMULAR XPS insulation is made with a zero ozone depletion formula Certified by SCS Global Services to contain a minimum of 20% recycled content Certified to meet indoor air quality standards under the stringent GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality Certification Program, and the GREENGUARD Gold Certification. Approved under the Home Innovation Research Labs NGBS Green Certification Programl Utilizing FOAMULAR XPS insulation can help builders achieve green building certifications including the Environmental Protection Agency's ENERGY STAR , the National Association of Home Builders' National Green Building certification, and the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED ) certification FOAMULAR XPS insulation may qualify for The Buy American provision of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) Typical Physical Properties 1 FOAMULAR LT30/LT40 Extruded Polystyrene Insulation FOAMULAR Insulation Property Test Method 2 LT30 LT40 Thermal Resistance 3 , R-Value (180 day) minimum, hrft 2 F/Btu (RSI, Cm 2 /W) @ 75F (24C) mean temperature ASTM C518 2" Thickness 10.0 (1.76) 2" Thickness 12.5 (2.20) 3" Thickness 15.0 (2.64) @ 40F (4.4C) mean temperature 2" Thickness 10.8 (1.90) 2" Thickness 13.5 (2.38) 3" Thickness 16.2 (2.85) Compressive Strength 4 , minimum psi (kPa) ASTM D1621 30 (207) 40 (276) Flexural Strength 5 , minimum psi (kPa) ASTM C203 75 (517) 115 (793) Water Absorption 6 , maximum % by volume ASTM C272 0.10 Water Vapor Permeance 7 , maximum perm (ng/Pasm 2 ) ASTM E96 1.5 (86) 1.1 (63) Dimensional Stability, maximum % linear change ASTM D2126 2.0 Flame Spread 8, 9 ASTM E84 5 Smoke Developed 8, 9, 10 ASTM E84 45-175 Oxygen Index 8 , minimum % by volume ASTM D2863 24 Service Temperature, maximum F (C) - 165 (74) Linear Coefficient of Thermal Expansion, in/in/F (m/m/C) ASTM E228 3.5 x 10 -5 (6.3 x 10 -5 ) 1. Properties shown are representative values for 1" thick material, unless otherwise specified. 2. Modified as required to meet ASTM C578. 3. R means the resistance to heat flow; the higher the value, the greater the insulation power. This insulation must be installed properly to get the marked R-value. Follow the manufacturer's instructions carefully. If a manufacturer's fact sheet is not provided with the material shipment, request this and review it carefully. R-values vary depending on many factors including the mean temperature at which the test is conducted, and the age of the sample at the time of testing. Because rigid foam plastic insulation products are not all aged in accordance with the same standards, it is useful to publish comparison R-value data. The R-value for FOAMULAR XPS insulation is provided from testing at two mean temperatures, 40F and 75F, and from two aging (conditioning) techniques, 180 day real- time aged (as mandated by ASTM C578) and a method of accelerated aging sometimes called "Long Term Thermal Resistance" (LTTR) per CAN/ULC S770-03. The R-value at 180 day real-time age and 75F mean temperature is commonly used to compare products and is the value printed on the product. 4. Values at yield or 10% deflection, whichever occurs first. 5. Value at yield or 5%, whichever occurs first. 6. Data ranges from 0.00 to value shown due to the level of precision of the test method. 7. Water vapor permeance decreases as thickness increases. 8. These laboratory tests are not intended to describe the hazards presented by this material under actual fire conditions. 9. Data from Underwriters Laboratories Inc. classified. See Classification Certificate U-197. 10. ASTM E84 is thickness-dependent, therefore a range of values is given. Product Data Sheet FOAMULAR LT30/LT40 Extruded Polystyrene (XPS) Rigid Foam Insulation

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