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ELAMINATOR Insulation System, Thermal, Metal Building 1. North American Insulation Manufacturers' Association (NAIMA) Standard 202-96. "Standard for Flexible Fiberglass Insulation Used in Metal Buildings." 2. American Society for Testing and Materials Specification ASTM C 991, Type I (Unfaced) or Type II (Faced). "Standard Specification for Flexible Glass Fiber Insulation for Metal Buildings." B. Facing materials shall be tested for water vapor permeance in accordance with American Society for Testing and Materials Standard ASTM E 96, "Standard Test Methods for Water Vapor Transmission of Materials." C. Thermal insulation materials furnished and installed hereunder shall comply with the U-value requirements of the following: 1. National Voluntary Consensus Standard 90.1 - 1989. "Energy-Efficient Design of New Buildings (Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings)," of the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air- Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE). However, if other factors such as condensation control are to be considered, selection of insulation thickness must satisfy the controlling factor. D. Assembly U-values shall be determined in accordance with: 1. American Society for Testing and Material Standard ASTM C 976 "Standard Test Method for Thermal Performance of Building Assemblies by Means of a Calibrated Hot Box." 2. As an alternate, American Society for Testing and Materials Standard ASTM C 236. "Standard Test Method for Steady- State Thermal Performance of Building Assemblies by Means of a Guarded Hot Box." 3. As an alternate, finite-element analysis, validated by hot box test. E. Insulation materials furnished and installed hereunder shall meet the fire hazard requirements of any one of the following standards: 1. American Society for Testing of Materials ASTM E 84, "Standard Test Method for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials." 2. Underwriters' Laboratories, Inc., UL 723, "Tests for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials." 3. National Fire Protection Association NFPA 255. "Standard Method of Test of Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials." 1.1.1.3 SUBMITTALS A. Product Data: Submit product characteristics, performance criteria, and limitations, including installation instructions, for each type of product indicated. B. Sustainable Design: Submit manufacturer's sustainable design certifications as specified. 1.1.1.4 QUALITY ASSURANCE A. Insulation materials and accessories furnished and installed hereunder shall, where required, be accompanied by manufacturers' current submittal or data sheets showing compliance with applicable specifications listed in Section above. B. Insulation materials and accessories shall be installed in a workmanlike manner by skilled and experienced workers regularly engaged in metal building insulation work who follow the guidelines in the ELAMINATOR Insulation System Installation 100 or 300 Series Machine Manuals. 1.1.1.5 DELIVERY, STORAGE, AND HANDLING A. Deliver materials in manufacturer's original packaging. PRE-ENGINEERED BUILDING BLANKET INSULATION 07 21 16 - 2

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