Division 9 Ebook Page 161 EcoTouch® Fiberglas’ Insulation with PureFiber® Technology Product Data Sheet

EcoTouch PINK FIBERGLAS Insulation with PureFiber Technology Product Data Sheet Description Owens Corning EcoTouch Insulation with PureFiber Technology is flexible insulation and is made in R-values from 11 to 38. EcoTouch Insulation is available plain, or faced with either a kraft or foil vapor retarder. The product is manufactured in thicknesses from 3 " to 12." Uses EcoTouch Insulation can be used in a wide range of exterior wall and roof/ceiling applications. The product can be installed in wood or metal framing cavities, or can be installed between furring strips. Features and Benefits Excellent Thermal Control With the range of R-values and thicknesses available, EcoTouch Insulation can meet most thermal specifications with ease. The R30C and R38C provide excellent thermal performance in the limited space of cathedral ceilings. Effective Acoustical Control EcoTouch Insulation enhances interior noise control by improving the Sound Transmission Class (STC) of walls and floor/ ceiling assemblies. Long Term Performance EcoTouch Insulation is dimensionally stable and will not slump within the wall cavity. Due to its inorganic fibers, EcoTouch Insulation will not rot or mildew 1 and is noncorrosive to steel, copper, and aluminum. Easy Installation EcoTouch Insulation is easy to handle and install. Sized for installation in either wood or metal stud construction, EcoTouch Insulation can either be friction-fit or stapled into place. Trimming and fabrication can be done with an ordinary utility knife and is easily installed into odd-shaped cavities and small spaces. With less dust than other fiberglass insulation products, EcoTouch Insulation has excellent stiffness and recovery characteristics. 2 Designed with the Environment in Mind EcoTouch Insulation with PureFiber Technology contains more than 99% natural 3 ingredients, and includes a minimum of 58% total recycled content-the highest certified recycled content available in the fiberglass industry. 4 EcoTouch Insulation is GREENGUARD Children & Schools certified SM and is verified to be formaldehyde free. 5 SpaceSaver Packaging EcoTouch Insulation is compression packaged in exclusive SpaceSaver packaging from Owens Corning. SpaceSaver packaging reduces freight and speeds job site handling/ installation. Surface Burning Characteristics/Building Code Construction Classification Products Flame Spread Smoke Developed ICC Unfaced <25 <50 All Types Foil Faced <75 <150 III, IV, V Kraft Faced N/R III, IV, V EcoTouch Insulation complies with ICC (International Building Code), model code requirements for building construction types listed above. Kraft and standard foil facing will burn. Do not leave exposed. Facing must be installed in substantial contact with an approved ceiling, floor or wall material. Keep open flame and other heat sources away from facing. Do not place insulation within 3" of light fixtures or similar electrical devices unless device is labeled for contact with insulation. Use only unfaced insulation between wood framing and masonry chimneys. Do not use insulation in spaces around metal chimneys, fireplaces, or flues. EcoTouch Unfaced insulation is considered non-combustible by model building codes. Flame Spread 25 products are flame spread rated and can be left exposed where codes allow. See package for warnings, fire hazard and installation instructions, or call 1-800-GET-PINK. Due to the potential for skin irritation, EcoTouch Unfaced Insulation should not be used for exposed applications where it will be subject to human contact.

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