Fire Testing Requirement for Rigid Foam Plastic Insulation
Date: 5/6/21 8:00 AM
1. Understand how Chapter 26 of the International Building Code affects use of rigid foam plastic insulation in project design.
2. Discussion of ASTM E84 – Standard Test Method for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials: how it works and what the results mean.
3. How the NFPA 285 Standard Fire Test Method for Exterior Wall Assemblies is conducted and what the results mean.
4. What is NFPA 286 Standard Methods of Fire Tests for Interior Room Finishes and how can tested material be used.
Contact: Bryn Oakleaf
Email: een@ efficiencyvermont.com