Article - 26 Mar 2001
Production of polyurethanes is examined including the production of items such as foams, moulded foams, continuous slabstock, rigid foams, thermoplastic PUs in addition to the health and safety...
Article - 13 Aug 2002
Thermal properties such as thermal transmittance, thermal lag and thermal resistance are provided for a variety of wall types.
News - 27 Oct 2009
UK home owners waste a staggering £2.9 billion on energy bills and inadvertently pump 15,529,410 tonnes of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere every year by failing to adequately insulate their...
News - 26 Apr 2009
Rockwool is showcasing its recyclable, energy-efficient insulation at Grand Designs Live as part of the British Gas Green Streets feature which will demonstrate how easily people can reduce their...
News - 23 Sep 2009
H+H UK's Rå Build method of construction was used to speed up the construction of 16 new affordable and retirement homes in West Sussex. The use of Jumbo Bloks, Celcon Foundation Blocks and...
News - 19 Jan 2011
BASF is now introducing onto the market a new XPS (extruded polystyrene rigid foam, brand name Styrodur C) that has an around 20 percent better lambda value than competitive products. BASF researchers...
News - 28 Jun 2011
Celotex has introduced a new premium performance polyisocyanurate (PIR) insulation product called the FR5000, which offers an improved lambda value of 0.021 W/mK to provide superior...
Article - 21 Mar 2002
The ability of brick and masonry walls to insulate against sound transmission is an important design characteristic.
News - 16 Apr 2013
Cabot Corporation announces that its aerogel technology is featured in a new aerogel-based plaster, Fixit 222. Developed by Fixit AG, the new insulating plaster provides more than two times the...
News - 16 Jun 2014
Composite Panel Building Systems (CPBS) has developed a cost effective exterior stucco system that delivers an energy efficient building envelope for new construction, renovations or retrofitted...