Free Green Building Webinar: Polyiso - The Next Generation Air & Water Resistive Barrier, November 18, 12 pm ET

  • 18 November 2022
  • Start time : 12:00 PM
  • End time : 01:00 PM
  • Event Host : GreenCE Sustainable Design Education
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Event Description

To educate design professionals about ‘Building Longevity and Sustainability’ and how these concepts impact making buildings more energy efficient, this course examines how foil-faced Polyiso continuous insulation can function as multiple control layers, providing Air and Water Resistive Barriers, providing a thermal control layer, and meeting NFPA 285 fire code standards. Additionally, this course reviews building codes and standards to meet the continuous insulation requirements in steel stud building envelope designs, the benefits of using polyisocyanurate insulation in wall assemblies, and how to specify it to meet these requirements for optimal energy performance and design efficiency.

Learning Objectives: 

  1. Understand building sustainability and longevity
  2. Learn about the science behind thermal, air, and moisture control for steel stud construction
  3. Interpret code requirements for building envelope design and performance
  4. Discover how polyisocyanurate insulation meets code requirements and outperforms traditional methods for optimum control

  • Host Company/Organization Name
    • GreenCE Sustainable Design Education
  • Speakers / Presenters
    • Boris Brkanovic
  • Sponsors
    • Rmax, A Business Unit of the Sika Corporation
  • Cost
    • FREE Event
  • Event type
    • Online/Webinar

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