Division 7 Ebook Page 389 FOAMULAR XPS Insulation, 07 21 13

FOAMULAR Extruded Polystyrene (XPS) Insulation 1.1.1.5 DELIVERY, STORAGE, AND HANDLING A. Deliver materials in manufacturer's original packaging. B. Store and protect products in accordance with manufacturer's instructions. Store in a dry area and protect from water, direct sunlight, flame, and ignition sources. Do not install insulation that has been damaged or wet . 1. In the event the board insulation becomes wet, wipe dry prior to installation. Note to Specifier: For proper fire protection of plastic foam in storage, consult the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standards or the authority having jurisdiction. PART 2 - PRODUCTS 2.1.1.1 MANUFACTURER A. Owens Corning Insulating Systems, LLC, Toledo, OH 43659; www.owenscorning.com. 2.1.1.2 FOAM PLASTIC BOARD INSULATION A. Extruded Polystyrene Board Insulation: Comply with ASTM C 578, Type [X, 15 psi minimum compressive strength, 1.30 lb/cu. ft. (21 kg/cu. m)] [IV, 25 psi minimum compressive strength, 1.55 lb/cu. ft. (26 kg/cu. m)] [VI, 40 psi minimum compressive strength, 1.80 lb/cu. ft. (29 kg/cu. m)] [VII, 60 psi minimum compressive strength, 2.20 lb/cu. ft. (35 kg/cu. m)] [V, 100 psi compressive strength, 3.00 lb/cu. ft. (48 kg/cu. m)]. 1. Thermal Resistance: (180 day real-time aging as mandated by ASTM C578, measured per ASTM C 518 at mean temperature of 75F): [ R-5.0, 5.6 ] per inch of thickness, with 90% lifetime limited warranty on thermal resistance. 2. Blowing Agent Formulation: Zero ozone depleting. 3. Edge Condition: [Square, Tongue & Groove, Ship-Lap]. 4. Surface Burning Characteristics (ASTM E 84): Flame spread less than 25, smoke developed less than 450, certified by independent third party such as Underwriters Laboratories (UL). 5. Indoor Air Quality: Compliance certified by independent third party such as GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality Certified and/or GREENGUARD Children and Schools Certified . 6. Recycled Content: Minimum 20%, certified by independent third party such as Scientific Certification Systems. 7. Warranty: Limited lifetime warranty covering all ASTM C578 physical properties. 8. Panel Size: Provide [1/2", 3/4", 1"] thick by 4 ft. wide by 8 ft. long. PART 3 - EXECUTION [Not Used] END OF SECTION Pub No 10019372 2014 Owens Corning. All Rights Reserved. FOAM BOARD INSULATION 07 21 13 - 2

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