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[CCMC 14059-L] CCMC Standard compliance evaluation

From: National Research Council Canada

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Product information

Product names

  • Fire & Sound Guard™
  • Thermafiber® SAFB™
  • Thermafiber® UltraBatt™

Product description

These products are mineral fibre batt insulations that are available as friction-fit batts in the following sizes:

  • Thermafiber® UltraBatt™ has a density up to 64 kg/m3 and is available in:
    • widths of 381 mm, 406 mm, 584 mm and 610 mm;
    • lengths of 1 194 mm and 1 219 mm; and
    • thicknesses of between 64 mm and 203 mm.
  • Thermafiber® SAFB™ has a density up to 40 kg/m3 is available in:
    • widths of 381 mm, 406 mm, 488 mm, 584 mm and 610 mm;
    • lengths of 1 194 mm and 1 219 mm; and
    • thicknesses of between 25 mm and 179 mm in 12.7 mm increments.
  • Fire & Sound Guard™ has a density up to 40 kg/m3 is available in:
    • widths of 381 mm, 406 mm, 488 mm, 584 mm and 610 mm;
    • lengths of 1 194 mm and 1 219 mm; and
    • thicknesses of between 25 mm and 179 mm in 12.7 mm increments.

Manufacturing plant

This evaluation is valid only for products produced at the following plant:

Product namesManufacturing plant
Joplin, MO, US
Fire & Sound Guard™Product evaluated by the CCMC
Thermafiber® SAFB™Product evaluated by the CCMC
Thermafiber® UltraBatt™Product evaluated by the CCMC

Product evaluated by the CCMC Indicates that the product from this manufacturing facility has been evaluated by the CCMC

  Technical information

This evaluation is based on demonstrated conformance with the following criteria:

Evaluation requirements
Criteria number Criteria name
CAN/ULC-S702-14, Type 1Standard for Mineral Fibre Thermal Insulation For Buildings

The design thermal resistance values of Thermafiber® UltraBatt™ at various design thicknesses are listed in the following table.

Table 1. Design thermal resistance values of Thermafiber® UltraBatt™
Design thickness (mm) Design RSI (m2 · K/W)
64 1.8
89 2.5
140 3.9
146 4.2
152 4.0
152 4.2
180Table footnote (1) 4.9
203Table footnote (1) 5.6

 

Thermafiber® SAFB™ and Fire & Sound Guard™ have not been evaluated as part of this CCMC Listing for its fire-resistance or sound rating. Consult the manufacturer for more information. Also, R-values (Table) does not apply to Thermafiber® SAFB™ and Fire & Sound Guard™.

Administrative information

Use of Canadian Construction Materials Centre (CCMC) assessments

This assessment must be read in the context of the entire CCMC Registry of Product Assessments, any applicable building code or by-law requirements, and/or any other regulatory requirements (for example, the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act, the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, etc.).

It is the responsibility of the user to confirm that the assessment they are using is current and has not been withdrawn or superseded by a later version on the CCMC Registry of Product Assessments.

Disclaimer

The National Research Council of Canada (NRC) has evaluated only the characteristics of the specific product described herein. The information and opinions in this evaluation are directed to those who have the appropriate degree of experience to use and apply its contents (such as authorities having jurisdiction, design professionals and specifiers). This evaluation is valid when the product is used as part of permitted construction, respecting all conditions and limitations stated in the evaluation, and in accordance with applicable building codes and by-laws.

This evaluation is provided without representation, warranty or guarantee of any kind, expressed or implied, and the NRC provides no endorsement for any evaluated product. The NRC accepts no responsibility whatsoever arising in any way from any and all use of or reliance on the information contained herein or the use of any evaluated product. The NRC is not undertaking to render professional or other services on behalf of any person or entity nor to perform any duty owed by any person or entity to another person or entity.

Language

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Copyright

© His Majesty the King in Right of Canada, as represented by the National Research Council of Canada, 2024

All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, without the prior written permission of the CCMC.

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