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SECTION 07210
 
         
BUILDING INSULATION
 
         
 
         
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          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** ROXUL Inc.; building insulation.
This section is based on the products of ROXUL Inc., which is located at:
420 Bronte St. S.
Suite 105
Milton, ON
Canada L9T 0H9
Toll Free: 800-265-6878
Phone: 905-878-8474
Fax: 905-878-8077
Email: contactus@roxul.com.
Web Site: www.roxul.com
Roxul Inc. is the North American Operations of Rockwool International. In July of 2008, Roxul Inc. and Rockwool International celebrated 20 years of success in North America.
Roxul Inc. is the leading North American manufacturer of stone wool insulation products for the North American market. We have two strategically placed manufacturing facilities, one in Milton (East) and the other in Grand Forks, British Columbia (West). Both factories use world-class technology to produce residential products, as well as a wide array of industrial, commercial, and marine stone wool insulation products..

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          PART 1GENERAL
 
          1.1SECTION INCLUDES
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete items below not required for project.
 
          A.Stone fiber board insulation.
 
          B.Stone fiber blanket insulation.
 
          C.Stone fiber roof and deck insulation.
 
          1.2RELATED SECTIONS
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete any sections below not relevant to this Project; add others as required.
 
          A.Section 02620 - Subdrainage; insulated drainage panels.
 
          B.Section 04800 - Masonry Assemblies; cavity wall and masonry cell insulation.
 
          C.Section 04850 - Stone Assemblies; cavity wall insulation.
 
          D.Section 06100 - Rough Carpentry.
 
          E.Section 07600 - Flashing and Sheet Metal.
 
          F.Section 07724 - Roof Hatches.
 
          G.Section 07100 - Dampproofing and Waterproofing; insulation installed with waterproofing systems.
 
          H.Section 07412 - Metal Wall Panels; insulation installed with wall panels.
 
          I.Section 07480 - Exterior Wall Assemblies ; exterior insulation and finish systems EIFS.
 
          J.Section 07500 - Membrane Roofing; insulation in low-slope roofing applications.
 
          K.Section 07800 - Fire and Smoke Protection; insulation installed in conjunction with firestopping or smoke containment systems.
 
          L.Section 07840 - Firestopping.
 
          M.Section 07900 - Joint Sealants.
 
          N.Section 08600 - Skylights.
 
          O.Section 08900 - Glazed Curtain Wall.
 
          P.Section 09200 - Plaster and Gypsum Board.
 
          Q.Section 11500 - Industrial and Process Equipment.
 
          R.Section 13900 - Fire Protection Basic Materials and Methods.
 
          S.Section 15430 - Plumbing Specialties.
 
          1.3REFERENCES
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete references from the list below that are not actually required by the text of the edited section.
 
          A.ASTM International (ASTM):
          1.ASTM C 165 - Standard Test Method for Measuring Compressive Properties of Thermal Insulations.
          2.ASTM C 167 - Standard Test Methods for Thickness and Density of Blanket or Batt Thermal Insulations.
          3.ASTM C 209 - Standard Test Methods for Cellulosic Fiber Insulating Board.
          4.ASTM C 356 - Standard Test Method for Linear Shrinkage of Preformed High Temperature Thermal Insulation Subjected to Soaking Heat.
          5.ASTM C 411 - Standard Test Method for Hot-Surface Performance of High-Temperature Thermal Insulation.
          6.ASTM C 423 - Standard Test Method for Sound Absorption and Sound Absorption Coefficients by the Reverberation Room Method.
          7.ASTM C 518 - Standard Test Method for Steady State Thermal Transmission Properties by Means of the Heat Flow Meter Apparatus.
          8.ASTM C 553 - Standard Specification for Mineral Fiber Blanket Thermal Insulation for Commercial and Industrial Applications.
          9.ASTM C 612 - Standard Specification for Mineral Fiber Block and Board Thermal Insulation.
          10.ASTM C 665 - Standard Specification for Mineral Fiber Blanket Thermal Insulation for Light Frame Construction and Manufactured Housing.
          11.ASTM C 692 - Standard Test Method for Evaluating the Influence of Thermal Insulations on External Stress Corrosion Cracking Tendency of Austenitic Stainless Steel.
          12.ASTM C 726 - Standard Specification for Mineral Fiber Roof Insulation Board.
          13.ASTM C 795 - Standard Specification for Thermal Insulation for Use in Contact with Austenitic Stainless Steel.
          14.ASTM C 871 - Standard Test Methods for Chemical Analysis of Thermal Insulation Materials for Leachable Chloride, Fluoride, Silicate, and Sodium Ions.
          15.ASTM C 1104 - Standard Test Method for Determining the Water Vapor Sorption of Unfaced Mineral Fiber Insulation.
          16.ASTM C 1338 - Standard Test Method for Determining Fungi Resistance of Insulation Materials and Facings.
          17.ASTM E 84 - Standard Test Method for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials.
          18.ASTM E 90 - Standard Test Method for Laboratory Measurement of Airborne Sound Transmission Loss of Building Partitions and Elements.
          19.ASTM E 96 - Standard Test Methods for Water Vapor Transmission of Materials.
          20.ASTM E 136 - Standard Test Method for Behavior of Materials in a Vertical Tube Furnace at 750 C.
          21.ASTM E 413 - Classification for Rating Sound Insulation.
          22.ASTM E 423 - Standard Test Method for Normal Spectral Emittance at Elevated Temperatures of Nonconducting Specimens.
          23.ASTM E 1050 - Standard Test Method for Impedance and Absorption of Acoustical Materials Using a Tube, Two Microphones and a Digital Frequency Analysis System.
 
          B.US Green Building Council (USGBC): Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System.
 
          C.Factory Mutual Global Inc. (FM):
          1.FM 4450 - Approval Standard for Class 1 Insulated Steel Decks.
          2.FM 4470 - Approval Standard for Single-Ply, Polymer-Modified Bitumen Sheet, Built-Up Roof (BUR) and Liquid Applied Roof Assemblies for use in Class 1 and Noncombustible Roof Deck Construction.
          3.FM 4473 - Specification Test Standard for Impact Resistance Testing of Rigid Roofing Materials by Impacting with Freezer Ice Balls.
 
          D.Underwriters' Laboratories (UL).
          1.UL 181 - Factory-Made Air Ducts and Connectors.
          2.UL 263 - Fire Tests of Building Construction and Materials
          3.UL 790 - Standard Test Methods for Fire Tests of Roof Coverings.
          4.UL 2218 - Standard for Impact Resistance of Prepared Roof Covering Materials.
 
          1.4SUBMITTALS
 
          A.Submit under provisions of Section 01300.
 
          B.Product Data: Submit product data including manufacturer's literature for insulation materials and accessories, indicating compliance with specified requirements and material characteristics.
          1.Submit list on insulation manufacturer's letterhead of materials and accessories to be incorporated into Work.
          2.MSDS report.
          3.Include product name.
          4.Include preparation instructions and recommendations, installation methods, and storage and handling requirements.
          5.Include contact information for manufacturer and their representative for this Project.
 
          C.Insulation Installer Qualifications: Submit letter verifying insulation installer's experience with work similar to work of this Section.
 
          D.Test Reports: Submit evaluation service reports or other independent testing agency reports showing compliance with specified performance characteristics and physical properties.
 
          E.Field Reports: Submit manufacturer's field reports within 3 days of each manufacturer representative's site visit and inspection.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required.
 
          F.Sustainable Design (LEED) Submittals:
          1.LEED Submittals: In accordance with Division 1.
          2.Submit verification for items as follow:
          a.EA Credit 1: Thermal value of insulation contributing to overall energy performance of building.
          b.MR Credits 4.1 and 4.2: Recycled content of insulation indicating percentages by weight of preconsumer and postconsumer recycled content.
          c.MR Credits 5.1 and 5.2: Verify location where insulation is extracted, processed and manufactured.
 
          G.Closeout Submittals:
          1.Operation and Maintenance Data: Supply maintenance data for insulation materials.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** If LEED is not a part of the project delete the following subparagraph in its entirety as well as the reference standards in 1.03.
          2.Sustainable Design Closeout Documentation (LEED).
          a.Provide calculations on end-of-project recycling rates, salvage rates, and landfill rates for work of this Section demonstrating percentage of construction wastes which were recycled.
          b.Submit verification from recycling facility showing receipt of materials.
          3.Record Documentation:
          a.List materials used in insulation work.
          b.Warranty: Submit warranty documents specified.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete selection samples if colors have already been selected.
 
          H.Selection Samples: Two samples, representing manufacturer's full range of available products and thicknesses.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** For stone fiber board insulation. Delete size if not required.
          1.Sample Size: 4 inches x 4 inches (102 mm x 102 mm).
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** For stone fiber blanket insulation and stone fiber roof and deck insulation. Delete size if not required.
          2.Sample Size: 5-1/2 inches x 7-1/2 inches (140 mm x 190 mm).
 
          I.Verification Samples: For each product and finish specified, two samples representing actual products and thicknesses.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** For stone fiber board insulation. Delete size if not required.
          1.Sample Size: 4 inches x 4 inches (102 mm x 102 mm).
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** For stone fiber blanket insulation and stone fiber roof and deck insulation. Delete size if not required.
          2.Sample Size: 5-1/2 inches x 7-1/2 inches (140 mm x 190 mm).
 
          1.5QUALITY ASSURANCE
 
          A.Installer Qualifications: Experience of 5 years minimum with work similar to work of this Section.
 
          B.Single Source Requirements: To the greatest extent possible provide products specified in this section as supplied or approved in writing by single manufacturer.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required.
 
          C.Packaging Waste Management:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** For smaller projects that do not have a separate Section for waste management and disposal, delete the following subparagraph.
          1.Separate and recycle waste packaging materials in accordance with Division 1 section - Construction Waste Management and Disposal.
          2.Remove waste packaging materials from site and dispose of packaging materials at appropriate recycling facilities.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** For smaller projects that do not have a Waste Management Plan, delete the option referring to a Waste Management Plan.
          3.Collect and separate for disposal paper and plastic material in appropriate on-site storage containers for recycling.
          4.Collect and separate for disposal paper and plastic material in appropriate on-site storage containers for recycling in accordance with Waste Management Plan.
 
          1.6DELIVERY, STORAGE, AND HANDLING
 
          A.Delivery and Acceptance Requirements:
          1.Deliver, store and handle materials and products in strict compliance with manufacturer's instructions and recommendations and industry standards.
          2.Deliver materials and accessories in insulation manufacture's original packaging with identification labels intact and in sizes to suit project.
          3.Ensure insulation materials are not exposed to moisture during delivery.
          4.Replace wet or damaged insulation materials.
 
          B.Storage and Handling Requirements:
          1.Store materials off ground in dry location and protected from exposure to harmful weather conditions and at temperature conditions recommended by manufacturer.
          2.Store products indoors in manufacturer's original containers and packaging, with labels clearly identifying product name and manufacturer. Protect from damage.
 
          1.7PROJECT CONDITIONS
 
          A.Maintain environmental conditions (temperature, humidity, and ventilation) within limits recommended by manufacturer for optimum results. Do not install systems under environmental conditions outside manufacturer's recommended limits.
 
          1.8SEQUENCING AND COORDINATION
 
          A.Coordination: Coordinate work of this Section with roofing or deck work and with work of other trades for proper time and sequence to avoid construction delays.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** The pre-installation meeting may be deleted if the size and complexity of the project does not require prior co-ordination and review of the barrier system installation.
 
          B.Pre-installation Meeting: Convene pre-installation meeting after Award of Contract, one week before starting work of this Section to verify project requirements, substrate conditions and coordination with other building sub-trades, and to review manufacturer's written installation instructions.
          1.Project Meetings and co-ordinate with other similar pre installation meetings.
          2.Notify attendees 2 weeks prior to meeting and ensure meeting attendees include as minimum:
          a.Owner.
          b.Consultant.
          c.Installation Subcontractor.
          d.Manufacturer's Technical Representative.
          3.Ensure meeting agenda includes review of methods and procedures related to insulation installation including coordination with related work.
          4.Record meeting proceedings including corrective measures and other actions required to ensure successful completion of work and distribute to each attendee within 1 week of meeting.
 
          1.9WARRANTY
 
          A.Manufacturer's Standard Limited Warranty: Submit, for Owner's acceptance, manufacturer's standard warranty document executed by authorized company official.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Co-ordinate article below with manufacturer's warranty requirements.
          1.Warranty Period: 1 year commencing on Date of Substantial Performance of Work.
 
          PART 2PRODUCTS
 
          2.1MANUFACTURERS
          Acceptable Manufacturer: ROXUL Inc.; 420 Bronte St. S., Suite 105; Milton, ON; Canada L9T0H9. Toll Free: 800-265-6878. Phone: 905-878-8474. Fax: 905-878-8077. Email: contactus@roxul.com. Web Site: www.roxul.com.
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete one of the following two paragraphs; coordinate with requirements of Division 1 section on product options and substitutions.
 
          A.Substitutions: Not permitted.
 
          B.Requests for substitutions will be considered in accordance with provisions of Section 01600.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required.
 
          2.2STONE FIBER BOARD INSULATION
 
          A.Stone Fiber Board Insulation: As manufactured by ROXUL Inc.
          1.Applications: Cavity wall, curtain wall, sandwich panel systems, and other board insulation applications as approved by manufacturer.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying board insulation for exterior cavity walls.
          2.Non-combustible, lightweight, water repellent, rigid insulation board with rigid upper surface to ASTM C 612 Type IVB.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying board insulation for building foundations.
          3.Non-combustible, rigid, water repellent, mineral wool insulation board for building foundations to ASTM C 612 Type IVA.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying board insulation for exterior curtain walls.
          4.Non-combustible, semi-rigid, water repellent, mineral wool insulation board for exterior curtain wall systems to ASTM C 612, Type IVB.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying board insulation for use as a 1 or 2 hour fire separation.
          5.Non-combustible, rigid, mineral wool fire rated insulation board to ASTM C 612, Type IVB.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use one of the following two subparagraphs when specifying board insulation for general purpose use.
          6.Unfaced non-combustible, semi-rigid, mineral wool insulation board to ASTM C 612.
          7.Faced non-combustible, semi-rigid, mineral wool insulation board to ASTM C 612.
 
          B.Performance Criteria:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying board insulation for exterior cavity walls. Basis of design for this material is Roxul Inc., CavityRock® MD and CavityRock® DD.
          1.Board Insulation for Exterior Cavity Wall: To ASTM C 612 Type IVB.
          a.Fire Performance:
          1)Non-Combustibility: To ASTM E 136.
          2)Maximum Use Temperature: 1200 degrees F.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** The addition of a facing material to the product will cause significant changes to the surface burning characteristics. Verify surface burning characteristics with the manufacturer before specifying facings.
          3)Surface Burning Characteristics: To ASTM E 84.
          a)Flame Spread: 0.
          b)Smoke Developed: 0.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Specify R value 4.2 for CavityRock MD, and R value 4.3 for CavityRock DD. Delete one of the following two subparagraphs.
          b.Thermal Resistance, R value (1 inch at 75 degrees F): 4.2 h ft2 degrees F/Btu to ASTM C 518.
          c.Thermal Resistance, R value (1 inch at 75 degrees F): 4.3 h ft2 degrees F/Btu to ASTM C 518.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** For lower water vapour permeance, specify Roxul Inc., CavityRock® DD.
          d.Water Vapour Permeance: 27.2 Perm minimum.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** For lower water sorption, specify Roxul Inc., CavityRock® MD.
          e.Moisture Sorption: 1 percent maximum to ASTM C 1104/C 1104M.
          f.Fungi Resistance: Zero mould growth to ASTM C 1338.
          g.Corrosive Resistance:
          1)Steel to ASTM C 665: Pass.
          2)Stainless Steel to ASTM C 795: Conforms.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** All Roxul insulation materials contain recycled content. The minimum amount of recycled content varies by location of the Roxul manufacturing facility. Insulation produced from the Milton, Ontario facility contains a minimum standard of 75 percent with an option to increase this amount up to 93 percent recycled content. The facility located in Grand Forks, British Columbia manufactures insulation with a recycled content of 20 percent. Before specifying recycled content, verify with Roxul which facility will be supplying the product. Delete one of the following two subparagraphs.
          h.Recycled Content: 75 percent minimum.
          i.Recycled Content: 20 percent minimum.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** For sound absorption coefficients for different insulation thicknesses, refer to manufacturer's web site at www.Roxul.com .
          j.Acoustical Performance to ASTM C 423: Values at 3 inch thickness.
          1)NRC: 0.90.
          2)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 125 Hz: 0.72.
          3)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 250 Hz: 0.93.
          4)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 500 Hz: 0.88.
          5)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 1000 Hz: 0.84.
          6)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 2000 Hz: 0.90.
          7)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 4000 Hz: 0.97.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying board insulation for building foundations. Basis of design for this material is Roxul Inc., DrainBoard®.
          2.Board Insulation for Building Foundations: To ASTM C 612, Type IVA.
          a.Fire Performance:
          1)Non-Combustibility: To ASTM E 136.
          2)Maximum Use Temperature: 1200 degrees F.
          3)Surface Burning Characteristics: To ASTM E 84.
          a)Flame Spread: 0.
          b)Smoke Developed: 5.
          b.Thermal Resistance, R value (1 inch at 75 degrees F): 4.3 h ft2 degrees F/Btu to ASTM C 518.
          c.Compressive Resistance: To ASTM C 165.
          1)Greater Than or Equal to 1-1/2 inches at 10 Percent Deformation: 355 lb/ft2.
          2)Less Than 1-1/2 inches at 25 Percent Deformation: 731 lb/ft2.
          d.Moisture Sorption: 0.04 percent to ASTM C 1104/C 1104M.
          e.Fungi Resistance: Zero mould growth to ASTM C 1338.
          f.Corrosive Resistance:
          1)Steel to ASTM C 665: Pass.
          2)Stainless Steel to ASTM C 795: Conforms.
          g.Density: 8.0 lb/ft3 to ASTM C 612.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** All Roxul insulation materials contain recycled content. The minimum amount of recycled content varies by location of the Roxul manufacturing facility. Insulation produced from the Milton, Ontario facility contains a minimum standard of 75 percent with an option to increase this amount up to 93 percent recycled content. The facility located in Grand Forks, British Columbia manufactures insulation with a recycled content of 20 percent. Before specifying recycled content, verify with Roxul which facility will be supplying the product. Delete one of the following two subparagraphs.
          h.Recycled Content: 75 percent minimum.
          i.Recycled Content: 20 percent minimum.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when board insulation for exterior curtain wall systems. Basis of design for this material is Roxul Inc., CurtainRock®.
          3.Board insulation for exterior curtain wall systems: To ASTM C 612, Type IVB.
          a.Fire performance:
          1)Non-combustibility: To ASTM E 136.
          2)Surface Burning Characteristics: To ASTM E 84.
          a)Flame spread: 0.
          b)Smoke developed: 0.
          b.Thermal Resistance (R value (1 inch at 75 degrees F): 4.2 h ft2 degrees F/Btu to ASTM C 518.
          c.Water Vapour Permeance: 31.62 Perm minimum.
          d.Moisture Sorption: 1 percent maximum to ASTM C 1104/C 1104M.
          e.Dimensional Stability: 2 percent maximum linear shrinkage at 1200 degrees F to ASTM C 356.
          f.Corrosive Resistance:
          1)Steel to ASTM C 665: Pass.
          2)Stainless Steel to ASTM C 795: Conforms.
          g.Service Temperature Hot Surface Performance: 1200 degrees F maximum to ASTM C 411.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** The density shown is for CurtainRock®. If densities for CurtainRock® 40 or CurtainRock® 80 are required, contact Roxul Inc., directly using contact information shown above.
          h.Density: 3.5 lb/ft3 nominal to ASTM C 612.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** All Roxul insulation materials contain recycled content. The minimum amount of recycled content varies by location of the Roxul manufacturing facility. Insulation produced from the Milton, Ontario facility contains a minimum standard of 75 percent with an option to increase this amount up to 93 percent recycled content. The facility located in Grand Forks, British Columbia manufactures insulation with a recycled content of 20 percent. Before specifying recycled content, verify with Roxul which facility will be supplying the product. Delete one of the following two subparagraphs.
          i.Recycled Content: 75 percent minimum.
          j.Recycled Content: 20 percent minimum.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** The sound absorption coefficients shown below are for CurtainRock®. For sound absorption co-efficients for CurtainRock® 40, CurtainRock® 80 or for different insulation thicknesses, contact Roxul Inc., directly using contact information shown above.
          k.Acoustical Performance to ASTM C 423:
          1)2 inch Thickness:
          a)NRC: 1.00.
          b)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 125 Hz: 0.26.
          c)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 250 Hz: 0.68.
          d)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 500 Hz: 1.12.
          e)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 1000 Hz: 1.10.
          f)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 2000 Hz: 1.03.
          g)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 4000 Hz: 1.04.
          2)3 inch Thickness:
          a)NRC: 1.05.
          b)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 125 Hz: 0.63.
          c)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 250 Hz: 0.95.
          d)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 500 Hz: 1.14.
          e)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 1000 Hz: 1.01.
          f)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 2000 Hz: 1.03.
          g)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 4000 Hz: 1.04.
          3)4 inch Thickness:
          a)NRC: 1.10.
          b)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 125 Hz: 1.03.
          c)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 250 Hz: 1.07.
          d)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 500 Hz: 1.12.
          e)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 1000 Hz: 1.04.
          f)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 2000 Hz: 1.07.
          g)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 4000 Hz: 1.08.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when board insulation for exterior 1 and 2 hour fire rated wall (these are not fire walls under the code) are required for metal building systems. Basis of design for this material is Roxul Inc., FireWall®.
          4.Board Insulation For Exterior Fire Rated Wall Are Required For Metal Building Systems: To ASTM C 612, Type IVB.
          a.Fire performance:
          1)Non-Combustibility: To ASTM E 136.
          2)Surface Burning Characteristics: Flame spread of 0, to ASTM E 84.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Edit the following two paragraphs to meet project fire separation where 1 hour interior or interior and exterior fire separations are required. Use 1 hour fire rating for Roxul Inc., FireWall® 1HR.
          3)1 hour interior side only fire rating to UL Fire Resistance Directory U654.
          4)1 hour interior side and exterior fire rating to UL Fire Resistance Directory U658.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Edit the following two paragraphs to meet project fire separation where 1 hour interior or interior and exterior fire separations are required. Use 2 hour fire rating for Roxul Inc., FireWall® 2HR.
          5)2 hour interior side only fire rating to UL Fire Resistance Directory U655.
          6)2 hour interior side and exterior fire rating to UL Fire Resistance Directory U659.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Specify R Value of 4.2 for FireWall® 1HR and 4.3 for FireWall® 2HR. Delete one of the following two subparagraphs.
          b.Thermal Resistance (R value (1 inch at 75 degrees F): 4.2 h ft2 degrees F/Btu to ASTM C 518.
          c.Thermal Resistance (R value (1 inch at 75 degrees F): 4.3 h ft2 degrees F/Btu to ASTM C 518.
          d.Moisture Sorption: 1 percent maximum to ASTM C 1104/C 1104M.
          e.Dimensional Stability: 1 percent maximum linear shrinkage at 1200 degrees F to ASTM C 356.
          f.Corrosive Resistance:
          1)Steel to ASTM C 665: Pass.
          2)Stainless Steel to ASTM C 795: Conforms.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** All Roxul insulation materials contain recycled content. The minimum amount of recycled content varies by location of the Roxul manufacturing facility. Insulation produced from the Milton, Ontario facility contains a minimum standard of 75 percent with an option to increase this amount up to 93 percent recycled content. The facility located in Grand Forks, British Columbia manufactures insulation with a recycled content of 20 percent. Before specifying recycled content, verify with Roxul which facility will be supplying the product. Delete one of the following two subparagraphs.
          g.Recycled Content: 75 percent minimum.
          h.Recycled Content: 20 percent minimum.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying board insulation for general purpose use. Basis of design for this material is Roxul Inc., RockBoard®.
          5.General purpose use board insulation: To ASTM C 612.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete type not required.
          a.Type: IVA.
          b.Type: IVB.
          c.Fire Performance:
          1)Non-Combustibility: To ASTM E 136.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** The addition of a facing material to the product will cause significant changes to the surface burning characteristics. Verify surface burning characteristics with the manufacturer before specifying facings.
          2)Surface Burning Characteristics: To ASTM E 84.
          a)Flame Spread, Unfaced: 5.
          b)Smoke Developed, Unfaced: 10.
          c)Flame Spread, PSP Faced: 25.
          d)Smoke Developed, PSP Faced: 50.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Specify R Value of 4.1 for RockBoard® PG, RockBoard® 40 and RockBoard® 80. Specify R Value of 4.2 for RockBoard® 60. Delete one of following two subparagraphs.
          d.Thermal Resistance, R value (1 inch at 75 degrees F): 4.1 h ft2 degrees F/Btu to ASTM C 518.
          e.Thermal Resistance, R value (1 inch at 75 degrees F): 4.2 h ft2 degrees F/Btu to ASTM C 518.
          f.Water Vapour Permeance:
          1)Unfaced: 30 Perm maximum.
          2)With Unperforated PSP Facing: 0.21 Perm maximum.
          3)With Perforated PSP Facing: 10 Perm maximum.
          g.Moisture Sorption: 1 percent to ASTM C 1104/C 1104M.
          h.Dimensional Stability: 1 percent maximum linear shrinkage at 1200 degrees F to ASTM C 356.
          i.Fungi Resistance: Passed to ASTM C 1338.
          j.Corrosive Resistance:
          1)Steel to ASTM C 665: Pass.
          2)Stainless steel to ASTM C 795: Conforms.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Specify density of 3.5 lb/ft3 for RockBoard® PG, 4 lb/ft3 for RockBoard® 40, 6 lb/ft3 for RockBoard® 60, and 8 lb/ft3 for RockBoard® 80. Delete density not required.
          k.Density: 3.5 lb/ft3 nominal to ASTM C 612.
          l.Density: 4 lb/ft3 nominal to ASTM C 612.
          m.Density: 6 lb/ft3 nominal to ASTM C 612.
          n.Density: 8 lb/ft3 nominal to ASTM C 612.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** All Roxul insulation materials contain recycled content. The minimum amount of recycled content varies by location of the Roxul manufacturing facility. Insulation produced from the Milton, Ontario facility contains a minimum standard of 75 percent with an option to increase this amount up to 93 percent recycled content. The facility located in Grand Forks, British Columbia manufactures insulation with a recycled content of 20 percent. Before specifying recycled content, verify with Roxul which facility will be supplying the product. Delete one of the following two subparagraphs.
          o.Recycled Content: 75 percent minimum.
          p.Recycled Content: 20 percent minimum.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** The sound absorption coefficients shown below are for RockBoard® PG. For sound absorption coefficients for RockBoard® 40, RockBoard® 60, and RockBoard® 80, or for different insulation thicknesses, contact Roxul Inc., directly using contact information shown.
          6.Acoustical Performance, to ASTM C 423:
          a.1 Inch Thickness:
          1)NRC: 0.70.
          2)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 125 Hz: 0.08.
          3)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 250 Hz: 0.23.
          4)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 500 Hz: 0.66.
          5)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 1000 Hz: 0.93.
          6)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 2000 Hz: 1.02.
          7)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 4000 Hz: 1.02.
          b.1-1/2 Inch Thickness:
          1)NRC: 0.90.
          2)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 125 Hz: 0.15.
          3)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 250 Hz: 0.47.
          4)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 500 Hz: 0.98.
          5)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 1000 Hz: 1.06.
          6)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 2000 Hz: 1.02.
          7)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 4000 Hz: 1.02.
          c.2 Inch Thickness:
          1)NRC: 1.00
          2)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 125 Hz: 0.26.
          3)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 250 Hz: 0.68.
          4)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 500 Hz: 1.14.
          5)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 1000 Hz: 1.13.
          6)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 2000 Hz: 1.06.
          7)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 4000 Hz: 1.07.
          d.3 Inch Thickness:
          1)NRC: 1.10
          2)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 125 Hz: 0.62.
          3)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 250 Hz: 1.03.
          4)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 500 Hz: 1.20.
          5)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 1000 Hz: 1.10.
          6)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 2000 Hz: 1.08.
          7)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 4000 Hz: 1.10.
          e.4 Inch Thickness:
          1)NRC: 1.05.
          2)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 125 Hz: 1.07.
          3)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 250 Hz: 1.01.
          4)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 500 Hz: 1.07.
          5)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 1000 Hz: 1.06.
          6)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 2000 Hz: 1.07.
          7)Sound Absorption Co-efficiences at 4000 Hz: 1.06
 
          C.Materials:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying board insulation for exterior cavity walls. Basis of design for this material is Roxul Inc., CavityRock® MD and CavityRock® DD.
          1.Non-combustible, lightweight, water repellent, rigid insulation board with rigid upper surface to ASTM C 612 Type IVB.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Specify Roxul Inc., CavityRock® MD for thicknesses from 1.0 inches to 2.0 inches. Specify Roxul Inc., CavityRock® DD for thicknesses from 2-1/2 inches to 5.0 inches. CavityRock is available with a black mat facer if required to meet project conditions. Delete material not required.
          a.Acceptable Material: CavityRock MD.
          b.Acceptable Material: CavityRock MD with Black Mat Facer.
          c.Acceptable Material: CavityRock DD.
          d.Acceptable Material: CavityRock DD with Black Mat Facer.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete option for size not required.
          e.Size: 16 x 48 inches.
          f.Size: 24 x 48 inches.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Roxul Inc., CavityRock® MD is available in the following thicknesses of 2, 1-1/2 and 2 inches. Roxul Inc., CavityRock® DD is available in the following thicknesses of 2.5, 3, 3.5, 4, 4.5, and 5 inches. Edit the following subparagraph to meet project requirements. Delete thickness not required.
          g.Thickness: 1 inch.
          h.Thickness: 1-1/2 inches.
          i.Thickness: 2 inches.
          j.Thickness: 2-1/2 inches.
          k.Thickness: 3 inches.
          l.Thickness: 3-1/2 inches.
          m.Thickness: 4 inches.
          n.Thickness: 4-1/2 inches.
          o.Thickness: 5 inches.
          p.Density:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying board insulation Roxul Inc., CavityRock® MD.
          1)Inner layer: 4.4 lb/ft3 to ASTM C 612.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following two paragraphs when specifying board insulation Roxul Inc., CavityRock® DD.
          2)Outer layer: 6.24 lb/ft3 to ASTM C 612.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Edit inner layer thickness to suit project requirements. For densities of insulation board of thicknesses other than those listed, contact Roxul Inc. Directly as listed in Article 2.01 above.
          3)Inner layer: 3.75 lb/ft3 to ASTM C 612.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying board insulation for building foundations. Basis of design for this material is Roxul Inc., DrainBoard®.
          2.Non-combustible, lightweight, water repellent, rigid stone wool board insulation to ASTM C 612, Type IVA
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete size not required.
          a.Size: 36 x 48 inches.
          b.Size: 48 x 72 inches.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete thickness not required.
          c.Thickness: 1 inch.
          d.Thickness: 1-1/4 inches.
          e.Thickness: 2-3/8 inches.
          f.Acceptable Material: Roxul Inc., DrainBoard.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying board insulation for exterior curtain wall systems. Basis of design for this material is Roxul Inc., CurtainRock®. CurtainRock® and CurtainRock® 40 are semi-rigid insulation boards and CurtainRock® 80 is a rigid insulation board.
          3.Non-combustible, semi-rigid, water repellent, mineral wool insulation board to ASTM C 612, Type IVB.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete material not required.
          a.Acceptable Material: CurtainRock.
          b.Acceptable Material: CurtainRock 40.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete size not required.
          c.Size: 24 x 48 inches.
          d.Size: 24 x 60 inches.
          e.Size: 36 x 48 inches.
          f.Size: 36 x 60 inches.
          g.Size: 48 x 72 inches.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** CurtainRock® 40 is only available in thicknesses from 2 to 4 inches. CurtainRock® 80 is only available from 1 to 4 inches. Delete thickness not required.
          h.Thickness: 1 inch.
          i.Thickness: 1-1/2 inches.
          j.Thickness: 2 inches.
          k.Thickness: 2-1/2 inches.
          l.Thickness: 3 inches.
          m.Thickness: 3-1/2 inches.
          n.Thickness: 4 inches.
          o.Thickness: 5 inches.
          p.Thickness: 6 inches.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying board insulation for exterior curtain wall systems.
          4.Non-combustible, rigid, water repellent, mineral wool insulation board to ASTM C 612, Type IVB.
          a.Acceptable Material: CurtainRock 80.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete sizes not required.
          b.Size: 24 x 48 inches.
          c.Size: 24 x 60 inches.
          d.Size: 36 x 48 inches.
          e.Size: 36 x 60 inches.
          f.Size: 48 x 72 inches.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** CurtainRock® 40 is only available in thicknesses from 2 to 4 inches. CurtainRock® 80 is only available from 1 to 4 inches. Delete thickness not required.
          g.Thickness: 1 inch.
          h.Thickness: 1-1/2 inches.
          i.Thickness: 2 inches.
          j.Thickness: 2-1/2 inches.
          k.Thickness: 3 inches.
          l.Thickness: 3-1/2 inches.
          m.Thickness: 4 inches.
          n.Thickness: 5 inches.
          o.Thickness: 6 inches.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying board insulation for use as a 1 or 2 hour fire separation. Basis of design for this material is Roxul Inc., FireWall®.
          5.Non-combustible, rigid, mineral wool fire rated insulation board to ASTM C 612, Type IVB.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Specify Roxul Inc., FireWall® 605 for 1 hour fire separation requirements. Specify Roxul Inc., FireWall® 606 for 2 hour fire separation requirements. Delete material not required.
          a.Acceptable Material: Roxul Inc., FireWall 1HR.
          b.Acceptable Material: Roxul Inc., FireWall 2HR.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete sizes not required.
          c.Size: 24 x 48 inches.
          d.Size: 31-1/2 x 48 inches.
          e.Size: 32 x 48 inches.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Specify 3 inch thickness for a 1 hour firewall, and 4 inch thickness for a 2 hour firewall. Delete thickness not required.
          f.Thickness: 3 inches.
          g.Thickness: 4 inches.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying all purpose board insulation. Basis of design for this material is Roxul Inc., RockBoard®. RockBoard 60 and 80 meet IVB. RockBoard PG and 40 only meet IVA.
          6.Non-combustible, rigid, mineral wool fire rated insulation board to ASTM C 612.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Specify Roxul Inc., RockBoard® PG for a faced insulation board or faced and perforated insulation board for use with vapour permeable systems. Specify Roxul Inc., RockBoard® 40 for insulation board with compressive strength at 10 percent of 90 psf; Roxul Inc., RockBoard® 60 for insulation board with compressive strength of 353 psf; Roxul Inc., RockBoard® 80 for insulation board with compressive strength of 743 psf. Delete materials not required
          a.Acceptable Material: RockBoard.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete type not required.
          b.Type: IVA.
          c.Type: IVB.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete facing not required.
          d.Facing: Unfaced polypropylene PSP.
          e.Facing: Pin perforated polypropylene PSP.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete options for compressive resistance not required.
          f.Compressive Resistance:
          1)At 10 percent: 71 psf to ASTM C 165.
          2)At 25 percent: 209 psf to ASTM C 165.
          g.Compressive Resistance:
          1)At 10 percent: 90 psf to ASTM C 165.
          2)At 25 percent: 226 psf to ASTM C 165.
          h.Compressive Resistance:
          1)At 10 percent: 353 psf to ASTM C 165.
          2)At 25 percent: 587 psf to ASTM C 165.
          i.Compressive Resistance:
          1)At 10 percent: 743 psf to ASTM C 165.
          2)At 25 percent: 1269 psf to ASTM C 165.
          j.Size: 24 x 48 inches.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete thickness not required.
          k.Thickness: 1 inch.
          l.Thickness: 1-1/2 inches.
          m.Thickness: 2 inches.
          n.Thickness: 2-1/2 inches.
          o.Thickness: 3 inches.
          p.Thickness: 3-1/2 inches.
          q.Thickness: 4 inches.
          r.Thickness: 5 inches.
          s.Thickness: 6 inches.
 
          D.Accessories:
          1.Mechanical Fasteners: In accordance with insulation manufacturer's written recommendations.
          a.Foundation Insulation Board: 1-1/2 inches concrete nails with 3/4 inch washers.
          2.Insulation Clips: In accordance with curtain wall manufacturer's written recommendations.
          3.Foundation Sealing Compound: Bitumen sealing compound.
          4.Adhesive: All purpose construction adhesive in accordance with insulation manufacturer's written recommendations.
          5.Facings: Use only facings in accordance with insulation manufacturer's written recommendations as follows:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Specify the facing appropriate to the product being used and the project conditions. Adding a facing to a product may significantly change the fire characteristics of the product. Verify the flame spread and the smoke developed characteristics of the product with the manufacturer before including the product facing in the specification. Delete facers and materials not required
          a.RFF Facer: Aluminum foil with fiberglass reinforcement to ASTM standards.
          1)Acceptable Material: Roxul Inc., RFF Facer.
          b.White Polypropylene Facer: White polypropylene with fiberglass reinforcement.
          1)Acceptable material: Roxul Inc., White Polypropylene Facer.
          c.Pin Perforated Facer: White pin perforated polypropylene with fiberglass reinforcement.
          1)Acceptable Material: Roxul Inc., White 40 Pin Perforated Polypropylene Facer.
          2)Acceptable Material: Roxul Inc., White 60 Pin Perforated Polypropylene Facer.
          3)Acceptable Material: Roxul Inc., White 80 Pin Perforated Polypropylene Facer.
          d.Black Mat Facer: Black mat with non-woven fiberglass.
          1)Acceptable Material: Roxul Inc., Black Mat Facer.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required.
 
          2.3STONE FIBER BLANKET INSULATION
 
          A.Stone Fiber Batt and Blanket Insulation: As manufactured by ROXUL Inc.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying batt insulation for exterior stud walls.
          1.Non-combustible, lightweight, semi-rigid stone wool batt insulation to ASTM C 665, Type 1.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying lightweight firestopping batt insulation.
          2.Non-combustible, lightweight, semi-rigid stone wool batt insulation to ASTM C 612 that provides fire resistance to ASTM E 136 and sound control to ASTM C 423.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying high-density batt insulation for exterior walls of metal buildings.
          3.Non-combustible, high-density batt insulation for exterior wall metal building construction to ASTM C 553, Types I, II, and III.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying acoustical fire batt insulation.
          4.Non-combustible, lightweight, semi-rigid stone wool batt insulation to, ASTM C 665 Type 1, that provides fire resistance to ASTM E 136 and sound control to ASTM E 423.
 
          B.Performance Criteria:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying batt insulation for exterior stud walls. Basis of design for this material is Roxul Inc., ComfortBatt™.
          1.Batt Insulation for Exterior Stud Walls: To ASTM C 665.
          a.Fire Performance:
          1)Non-Combustibility: To ASTM E 136.
          2)Surface Burning Characteristics: To ASTM E 84.
          a)Flame Spread: 0.
          b)Smoke Developed: 0.
          b.Thermal Resistance: To ASTM C 518.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** All Roxul insulation materials contain recycled content. The minimum amount of recycled content varies by location of the Roxul manufacturing facility. Insulation produced from the Milton, Ontario facility contains a minimum standard of 75 percent with an option to increase this amount up to 93 percent recycled content. The facility located in Grand Forks, British Columbia manufactures insulation with a recycled content of 20 percent. Before specifying recycled content, verify with Roxul which facility will be supplying the product. Delete one of the following two subparagraphs.
          c.Recycled Content: 75 percent minimum.
          d.Recycled Content: 20 percent minimum.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying lightweight firestopping batt insulation. Basis of design for this material is Roxul Inc., SAFE®.
          2.Lightweight batt insulation for firestopping installations to ASTM C 612, Type IVA.
          a.Fire performance:
          1)Non-Combustibility: To ASTM E 136.
          2)Firestopping: To ASTM E 84.
          3)Surface Burning Characteristics: To ASTM E 84.
          a)Flame spread: 0.
          b)Smoke developed: 0.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** For sound absorption coefficients for different insulation thicknesses, refer to manufacturer's web site at www.Roxul.com .
          b.Acoustical Performance to ASTM C 423:
          c.50 mm Thickness:
          1)NRC: 1.00.
          2)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 125 Hz: 0.26.
          3)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 250 Hz: 0.68.
          4)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 500 Hz: 1.12.
          5)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 1000 Hz: 1.10.
          6)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 2000 Hz: 1.03.
          7)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 4000 Hz: 1.04.
          d.76 mm Thickness:
          1)NRC: 1.00.
          2)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 125 Hz: 0.26.
          3)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 250 Hz: 0.68.
          4)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 500 Hz: 1.12.
          5)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 1000 Hz: 1.10.
          6)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 2000 Hz: 1.03.
          7)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 4000 Hz: 1.04.
          e.102 mm Thickness:
          1)NRC: 1.10.
          2)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 125 Hz: 1.03.
          3)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 250 Hz: 1.07.
          4)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 500 Hz: 1.12.
          5)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 1000 Hz: 1.04.
          6)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 2000 Hz: 1.07.
          7)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 4000 Hz: 1.08.
          f.Compressive Strength: 144 psf to ASTM C 165 at 10 percent.
          g.Moisture Sorption: 0.04 percent to ASTM C 1104/C 1104M.
          h.Thermal Resistance: To ASTM C 518.
          i.Corrosive Resistance: To ASTM C 665, Corrosive to steel - Pass.
          j.Stainless Steel Stress Corrosion: To ASTM C 795.
          k.Density: To ASTM C 167, 4.5 lb/ft3.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** All Roxul insulation materials contain recycled content. The minimum amount of recycled content varies by location of the Roxul manufacturing facility. Insulation produced from the Milton, Ontario facility contains a minimum standard of 75 percent with an option to increase this amount up to 93 percent recycled content. The facility located in Grand Forks, British Columbia manufactures insulation with a recycled content of 20 percent. Before specifying recycled content, verify with Roxul which facility will be supplying the product. Delete one of the following two subparagraphs.
          l.Recycled Content: 75 percent minimum.
          m.Recycled Content: 20 percent minimum.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying blanket insulation for exterior walls of metal buildings. Basis of design for this material is Roxul Plus®Metal Building.
          3.Blanket insulation to ASTM C 553 for exterior walls of metal buildings.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete types not required.
          a.Type: I.
          b.Type: II.
          c.Type: II.
          d.Fire Performance:
          1)Non-Combustibility: To ASTM E 136.
          2)Surface Burning Characteristics: To ASTM E 84.
          a)Flame Spread: 0.
          b)Smoke Developed: 5.
          e.Dimensional Stability: 0.74 percent linear shrinkage at 450 degrees F, to ASTM C 356.
          f.Water Vapour Sorption: 0.028 percent to ASTM C 1104.
          g.Thermal Resistance: To ASTM C 518.
          h.Corrosive Resistance: To ASTM C 665, Corrosive to steel - Pass.
          i.Stainless Steel Stress Corrosion: To ASTM C 795.
          j.Density: 2 lb/ft3 to ASTM C 167.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** All Roxul insulation materials contain recycled content. The minimum amount of recycled content varies by location of the Roxul manufacturing facility. Insulation produced from the Milton, Ontario facility contains a minimum standard of 75 percent with an option to increase this amount up to 93 percent recycled content. The facility located in Grand Forks, British Columbia manufactures insulation with a recycled content of 20 percent. Before specifying recycled content, verify with Roxul which facility will be supplying the product. Delete one of the following two subparagraphs.
          k.Recycled Content: 75 percent minimum.
          l.Recycled Content: 20 percent minimum.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying acoustical fire batt insulation. Basis of design for this material is Roxul AFB®.
          4.Acoustical and fire batt insulation for walls and floors to ASTM C 665, Type 1 and ASTM C 553.
          a.Fire Performance:
          1)Non-Combustibility: To ASTM E 136.
          2)Surface Burning Characteristics: To ASTM E 84.
          a)Flame spread: 0.
          b)Smoke developed: 0.
          b.Acoustical Performance:
          1)Airborne sound transmission loss: To ASTM E 90.
          2)Rating sound insulation: To ASTM E 413.
          3)Sound Absorption Coefficients: To ASTM E 423.
          a)25 mm Thickness:
          1)NRC: 0.70.
          2)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 125 Hz: 0.14.
          3)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 250 Hz: 0.25.
          4)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 500 Hz: 0.65.
          5)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 1000 Hz: 0.90.
          6)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 2000 Hz: 1.01.
          7)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 4000 Hz: 1.01.
          b)38 mm Thickness: 0.85.
          1)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 125 Hz: 0.18.
          2)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 250 Hz: 0.44.
          3)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 500 Hz: 0.94.
          4)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 1000 Hz: 1.04.
          5)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 2000 Hz: 1.02.
          6)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 4000 Hz: 1.03.
          c)50 mm Thickness:
          1)NRC: 0.95.
          2)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 125 Hz: 0.28.
          3)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 250 Hz: 0.60.
          4)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 500 Hz: 1.09.
          5)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 1000 Hz: 1.09.
          6)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 2000 Hz: 1.05.
          7)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 4000 Hz: 1.07.
          d)76 mm Thickness:
          1)NRC: 1.05.
          2)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 125 Hz: 0.52.
          3)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 250 Hz: 0.96.
          4)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 500 Hz: 1.18.
          5)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 1000 Hz: 1.07.
          6)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 2000 Hz: 1.05.
          7)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 4000 Hz: 1.05.
          e)102 mm Thickness:
          1)NRC: 1.10.
          2)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 125 Hz: 0.86.
          3)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 250 Hz: 1.11.
          4)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 500 Hz: 1.20.
          5)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 1000 Hz: 1.07.
          6)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 2000 Hz: 1.08.
          7)Sound Absorption Coefficients at 4000 Hz: 1.07.
          4)Impedance and absorption of acoustic materials: To ASTM E 1050.
          c.Air Erosion Velocity: 1000 ft/min maximum to UL 181.
          d.Thermal Resistance: To ASTM C 518.
          e.Corrosive Resistance: To ASTM C 665, Corrosive to steel - Pass.
          f.Stainless Steel Stress Corrosion: To ASTM C 795.
          g.Density: To ASTM C 612, 2.8 lbs/ft3.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** All Roxul insulation materials contain recycled content. The minimum amount of recycled content varies by location of the Roxul manufacturing facility. Insulation produced from the Milton, Ontario facility contains a minimum standard of 75 percent with an option to increase this amount up to 93 percent recycled content. The facility located in Grand Forks, British Columbia manufactures insulation with a recycled content of 20 percent. Before specifying recycled content, verify with Roxul which facility will be supplying the product. Delete one of the following two subparagraphs.
          h.Recycled Content: 75 percent minimum.
          i.Recycled Content: 20 percent minimum.
 
          C.Materials:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying batt insulation for exterior stud walls.
          1.Non-combustible, lightweight, semi-rigid stone wool batt insulation to ASTM C 665, Type 1.
          a.Acceptable Material: Roxul Inc., Roxul ComfortBatt.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete size not required.
          b.Size: 16.25 x 48 inches.
          c.Size: 24.25 x 48 inches.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete thickness not required.
          d.Thickness: 2-1/2 inches.
          e.Thickness: 3-1/2 inches.
          f.Thickness: 5-1/2 inches.
          g.Thickness: 6 inches.
          h.Thickness: 7-1/4 inches.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Listed R value is for 1 inch thick insulation. Contact Roxul Inc., directly using contact information listed above for R values for other thicknesses. Fill in blank below as applicable.
          i.R value (1 inch at 75 degrees F): _______ h ft2 degrees F/Btu.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying lightweight firestopping batt insulation.
          2.Non-combustible, lightweight, semi-rigid stone wool batt insulation to ASTM C 612 that provides fire resistance to ASTM E 136 and sound control to ASTM C 423.
          a.Acceptable Material: Roxul Inc., Roxul SAFE.
          b.Size: 24 x 48 inches.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete thickness not required.
          c.Thickness: 2 inches.
          d.Thickness: 3 inches.
          e.Thickness: 4 inches.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** For R value is for 1 inch thick insulation. Contact Roxul Inc., directly using contact information listed above for R values for other thicknesses. Fill in blank below as applicable.
          f.R value (1 inch at 75 degrees F): _____ h ft2 degrees F/Btu.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying blanket insulation for exterior walls of metal buildings.
          3.Non-combustible, blanket insulation for exterior wall metal building construction to ASTM C 553, Types I, II, and III.
          a.Acceptable Material: Roxul Inc., Roxul PlusMetal Building.
          b.Size: 24-1/4 x 48 inches.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete thickness not required.
          c.Thickness: 2 inches.
          d.Thickness: 2-1/2 inches.
          e.Thickness: 3 inches.
          f.Thickness: 3-1/2 inches.
          g.Thickness: 4 inches.
          h.Thickness: 5 inches.
          i.Thickness: 6 inches.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Listed R value is for 1 inch thick insulation. Contact Roxul Inc., directly using contact information listed above for RSI values for other thicknesses.
          j.R value (1 inch at 75 degrees F): 4.0 h ft2 degrees F/Btu.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when specifying acoustical fire batt insulation.
          4.Non-combustible, lightweight, semi-rigid stone wool batt insulation to C 665, Type 1, that provides fire resistance to ASTM E 136 and a sound control to ASTM E 90 and ASTM E 423.
          a.Acceptable Material: Roxul Inc., Roxul AFB®.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete size not required.
          b.Size: 16 x 48 inches.
          c.Size: 24 x 48 inches.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete thickness not required.
          d.Thickness: 1 inch.
          e.Thickness: 1-1/2 inches.
          f.Thickness: 2 inches.
          g.Thickness: 2-1/2 inches.
          h.Thickness: 3 inches.
          i.Thickness: 3-1/2 inches.
          j.Thickness: 4 inches.
          k.Thickness: 5 inches.
          l.Thickness: 6 inches.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Contact Roxul Inc., directly using contact information listed above for R values for other thicknesses. Fill in blank below as applicable.
          m.R value (1 inch at 75 degrees F): ______ h ft2 degrees F/Btu.
 
          D.Accessories
          1.Mechanical fasteners in accordance with insulation manufacturer's written recommendations.
          2.Acoustical sealants.
          3.Firestopping materials.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required.
 
          2.4STONE FIBER ROOF AND DECK INSULATION
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Specify the insulation intended for use with mechanically fastened or ballasted roofing membranes for single ply membrane roofing applications. Specify the insulation board impregnated with bitumen top layer for torch, mop-applied or cold adhered roofing applications.
 
          A.Stone Fiber Roof and Deck Insulation: As manufactured by ROXUL Inc.
          1.Description:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use one of the following two subparagraphs when specifying Roxul Inc., TopRock® DD.
          2.Rigid, monolithic, dual-density mineral wool insulation board to ASTM C 276, complete with high density top layer, no coverboard required.
          3.Rigid, monolithic, dual-density mineral wool insulation board intended for use with mechanically fastened or ballasted roofing membranes to ASTM C 276, complete with high density top layer, no coverboard required.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use one of the following four subparagraphs when specifying Roxul Inc., TopRock® DD Plus.
          4.Rigid, monolithic, dual-density mineral wool insulation board to ASTM C 276, complete with high density top layer, no coverboard required.
          5.Rigid, monolithic, dual-density mineral wool insulation board intended for use with hot asphalt, torch applied or cold adhered roofing membranes to ASTM C 276, complete with high density top layer, no coverboard required.
          6.Rigid, monolithic, dual-density mineral wool insulation board impregnated with bitumen top layer to ASTM C 276, complete with high density top layer, no coverboard required.
          7.Rigid, monolithic, dual-density mineral wool insulation board intended for use with hot asphalt, torch applied or cold adhered roofing membranes impregnated with bitumen top layer to ASTM C 276, complete with high density top layer, no coverboard required.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use one of the following two subparagraphs when specifying Roxul Inc., MonoBoard®.
          8.Rigid, mono-density mineral wool insulation board to ASTM C 276.
          9.Rigid, mono-density mineral wool insulation board intended for use with mechanically fastened or ballasted roofing membranes to ASTM C 276.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use one of the following four subparagraphs when specifying Roxul Inc., MonoBoard® Plus.
          10.Rigid, mono-density mineral wool insulation board to ASTM C 276.
          11.Rigid, mono-density mineral wool insulation board intended for use with hot asphalt, torch applied or cold adhered roofing membranes to ASTM C 276.
          12.Rigid, mono-density mineral wool insulation board impregnated with bitumen top layer to ASTM C 276.
          13.Rigid, mono-density mineral wool insulation board intended for use with hot asphalt, torch applied or cold adhered roofing membranes, impregnated with bitumen top layer to ASTM C 276.
 
          B.Performance Criteria:
          1.Low-Slope Roofing Insulation Board: To ASTM C 276.
          a.Fire performance:
          1)Rated Roof Insulation: To FM Approval 4450/4470.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Specify Class 1-90 for BUR, Modified Bitumen and Single-Ply roofing applications. Delete class not required.
          a)Class: 1-NCC (non-combustible core).
          b)Class: 1-90.
          2)Non-combustibility: To ASTM E 136.
          3)External spread of flame on roof surface: To UL 790, Class A.
          4)Thermal degradation and charring: To UL 263.
          5)Surface Burning Characteristics: To ASTM E 84.
          a)Flame spread: 0.
          b)Smoke developed: 0.
          b.Water Vapour Transmission: To ASTM E 96, 40.775 Perm.
          c.Moisture Resistance: To ASTM C 1104, moisture sorption of 0.15 percent.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Specify Roxul Inc.'s TopRock DD for water absorption of less than 1.0 percent. If water absorption can be less than 1.2 percent specify Roxul Inc.'s MonoBoard. Delete water absorption not required
          d.Water Absorption less than 1.0 percent: To ASTM C 209.
          e.Water Absorption less than 1.2 percent: To ASTM C 209.
          f.Thermal Resistance: To ASTM C 518, R 3.86 h ft2 degrees F/Btu at 75 degrees F.
          g.Hail Damage Resistance: To FM 4470, Class 1-SH.
          h.Impact Resistance: To FM 4473, Class 4 and UL 2218, Class 4.
          i.Corrosive Resistance: To ASTM C 665, Corrosive to steel - Pass.
          j.Stainless Steel Stress Corrosion: To ASTM C 871 and ASTM C 692.
          k.Compressive Strength of Entire Board: To ASTM C 165, at 10 percent: 10.88 psi.
          l.Density: To ASTM C 612.
          1)Top layer: 13.7 lbs/ft3.
          2)Bottom layer: 10.0 lbs/ft3.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** All Roxul insulation materials contain recycled content. The minimum amount of recycled content varies by location of the Roxul manufacturing facility. Insulation produced from the Milton, Ontario facility contains a minimum standard of 75 percent with an option to increase this amount up to 93 percent recycled content. The facility located in Grand Forks, British Columbia manufactures insulation with a recycled content of 20 percent. Before specifying recycled content, verify with Roxul which facility will be supplying the product. Delete one of the following two subparagraphs.
          m.Recycled Content: 75 percent minimum.
          n.Recycled Content: 20 percent minimum.
          2.Low-Slope Roofing Insulation Protection or Cover Board: To ASTM C 276.
          a.Fire Performance:
          1)Rated Roof Insulation: To FM Approval 4450/4470.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Specify Class 1-90 for BUR, Modified Bitumen and Single-Ply roofing applications. Delete class not required
          a)Class: 1-NCC (non-combustible core).
          b)Class: 1-90.
          2)Non-Combustibility: To ASTM E 136.
          3)External Spread of Flame on Roof Surface: To UL 790, Class A.
          4)Thermal Degradation and Charring: To UL 263.
          5)Surface Burning Characteristics: To ASTM E 84.
          a)Flame Spread: 0.
          b)Smoke Developed: 0
          6)Water Vapour Transmission: To ASTM E 96, 41.3 Perms
          7)Moisture Resistance: To ASTM C 1104, moisture sorption of 0.3 percent.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Specify Roxul Inc.'s TopRock DD for water absorption of less than 1.0 percent. If water absorption can be less than 1.2 percent, specify Roxul Inc.'s MonoBoard. Delete water absorption not required.
          8)Water Absorption Less than 1.0 percent: To ASTM C 209.
          9)Water Absorption Less than 1.2 percent: To ASTM C 209.
          10)Thermal Resistance: To ASTM C 518, R 3.86 h ft2 degrees F/Btu at 75 degrees F.
          11)Hail Damage Resistance: To FM 4470, Class 1-SH.
          12)Impact Resistance: To FM 4473, Class 4 and UL 2218, Class 4.
          13)Corrosive Resistance: To ASTM C 665, Corrosive to steel - Pass.
          14)Stainless Steel Stress Corrosion: To ASTM C 871 and ASTM C 692.
          15)Compressive Resistance: To ASTM C 165, 10 percent deformation 12 psi.
          16)Density: To ASTM C 612, 11 lbs/ft3.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** All Roxul insulation materials contain recycled content. The minimum amount of recycled content varies by location of the Roxul manufacturing facility. Insulation produced from the Milton, Ontario facility contains a minimum standard of 75 percent with an option to increase this amount up to 93 percent recycled content. The facility located in Grand Forks, British Columbia manufactures insulation with a recycled content of 20 percent. Before specifying recycled content, verify with Roxul which facility will be supplying the product. Delete one of the following two subparagraphs.
          b.Recycled Content: 75 percent minimum.
          c.Recycled Content: 20 percent minimum.
 
          C.Materials:
          1.Low-Slope Roofing Insulation: Stone wool fiber insulation board.
          a.Size: 48 x 48 inches.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete thickness not required.
          b.Thickness: 2 inches.
          c.Thickness: 2-1/2 inches.
          d.Thickness: 3 inches.
          e.Thickness: 3-1/2 inches.
          f.Thickness: 4 inches.
          g.Thickness: 4-1/2 inches.
          h.Thickness: 5 inches.
          i.Thickness: 5-1/2 inches.
          j.Thickness: 6 inches.
          2.R value at 75 degrees F: 3.9 hr.ft2.F/Btu.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Specify the DD insulation for use with mechanically fastened or ballasted roofing membranes for single ply membrane roofing applications. Specify the DD Plus insulation board impregnated with bitumen top layer for torch, mop-applied or cold adhered roofing applications. Specify TopRock DD Plus as a full height insulation with integrated coverboard or as a coverboard to protect other insulations in hybrid systems. Specify MonoBoard Plus as a coverboard. Delete materials not required.
          a.Acceptable Materials:
          1)Insulation and Cover Board: TopRock DD.
          2)Protection or Cover Board: MonoBoard.
          b.Acceptable Materials:
          1)Insulation and Cover Board: TopRock DD Plus.
          2)Protection or Cover Board: MonoBoard Plus.
 
          D.Protection or Cover Boards:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete protection or cover boards not required.
          1.Rigid, monolithic, dual-density mineral wool protection or cover board to ASTM C 276.
          a.Size: 48 x 48 inches.
          b.Thickness/RSI: 1.04 inches/R 4.
          2.Rigid, monolithic, dual-density mineral wool protection or cover board intended for use with mechanically fastened or ballasted roofing membranes to ASTM C 276.
          a.Size: 48 x 48 inches.
          b.Thickness/RSI: 1.04 inches/R 4.
          3.Rigid, monolithic, dual-density mineral wool protection or cover board intended for use with hot asphalt, torch applied or cold adhered roofing membranes to ASTM C 276.
          a.Size: 48 x 48 inches.
          b.Thickness/RSI: 1.04 inches/R 4.
          4.Rigid, monolithic, dual-density mineral wool protection or cover board impregnated with bitumen top layer to ASTM C 276.
          a.Size: 48 x 48 inches.
          b.Thickness/RSI: 1.04 inches/R 4.
          5.Rigid, monolithic, dual-density mineral wool protection or cover board intended for use with mechanically fastened or ballasted roofing membranes impregnated with bitumen top layer to ASTM C 276.
          a.Size: 48 x 48 inches.
          b.Thickness/RSI: 1.04 inches/R 4.
          6.Rigid, mono-density mineral wool insulation board intended for use as a cover board impregnated with bitumen top layer to ASTM C 276.
          a.Size: 48 x 48 inches.
          b.Thickness/RSI: 1.04 inches/R 4.
 
          E.Mechanical Fasteners: In accordance with insulation manufacturer's written recommendations.
 
          PART 3EXECUTION
 
          3.1EXAMINATION AND PREPARATION
 
          A.Inspect and prepare substrates using the methods recommended by the manufacturer for achieving best result for the substrates and openings under project conditions. Ensure surfaces are free of snow, ice, frost, grease and other deleterious materials.
 
          B.Do not proceed with installation until substrates have been prepared using the methods recommended by the manufacturer and deviations from manufacturer's recommended tolerances are corrected. Commencement of installation constitutes acceptance of conditions.
 
          C.If preparation is the responsibility of another installer, notify Architect in writing of deviations from manufacturer's recommended installation tolerances and conditions.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required.
 
          3.2INSTALLATION - STONE FIBER BOARD INSULATION
 
          A.General:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Refer to the insulation manufacturer's current installation guide for detailed information regarding installation.
          1.Install insulation in accordance with manufacturer's written recommendations.
          2.Install insulation to maintain continuity of thermal protection to building elements and spaces.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when insulation is being used as part of a firestopping system.
          3.Fit insulation closely around electrical boxes, pipes, ducts, frames and other objects in or passing through insulation.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** For following subparagraph, verify clearances with local building regulations, safety codes and authorities having jurisdiction.
          4.Keep insulation minimum 3 inches from heat emitting devices such as recessed light fixtures, and minimum 2 inches from sidewalls of chimneys and vents.
          5.Do not enclose insulation until before inspection and receipt of Consultant's written approval.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following paragraph when specifying installation of board insulation for exterior cavity walls.
 
          B.Installation of Insulation Board for Exterior Cavity Wall Installations:
          1.Install insulation board in accordance with insulation manufacturer's written recommendations.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when in acoustical insulation is being used as part of a sound absorbing system.
          2.Seal joints with acoustical joint sealant in accordance with Division 7 Section - Acoustical Joint Sealants.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following paragraph when specifying installation of board insulation for exterior curtain walls.
 
          C.Installation of Insulation Board for Curtain Wall Applications:
          1.Install insulation board in accordance with insulation manufacturer's and curtain wall manufacturer's written recommendations.
          2.Attach insulation using insulation clips in accordance with curtain wall manufacturer's written recommendations.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when in acoustical insulation is being used as part of a sound absorbing system.
          3.Seal joints with acoustical joint sealant in accordance with Division 7 Section - Acoustical Joint Sealants.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following paragraph when specifying installation of board insulation for exterior metal sandwich panel systems. Co-ordinate installation of insulation board with manufacturer of metal sandwich panel system.
 
          D.Installation of Insulation Board for Metal Sandwich panel System;
          1.Install insulation board in accordance with insulation manufacturer's and metal sandwich panel manufacturer's written recommendations.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following paragraph when specifying the installation of board insulation for use as a fire separation.
 
          E.Installation of Insulation Board for Metal Sandwich panel System:
          1.Install insulation board in accordance with insulation manufacturer's written recommendations.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following paragraph when specifying board insulation for general purpose use.
 
          F.Installation of Insulation Board for Foundations:
          1.Install insulation board on foundation using all purpose construction adhesive in accordance with insulation manufacturer's written recommendations.
          2.Attach insulation board with 1-1/2 inch (39 mm) concrete nails and seal with bitumen sealing compound.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraph when in acoustical insulation is being used as part of a sound absorbing system.
          3.Seal joints with acoustical joint sealant in accordance with Division 7 Section Acoustical Joint Sealants.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required.
 
          3.3INSTALLATION - STONE FIBER BLANKET INSULATION
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Refer to the insulation manufacturer's current installation guide for detailed information regarding installation.
 
          A.Install insulation in accordance with manufacturer's written recommendations.
 
          B.Install insulation to maintain continuity of thermal protection to building elements and spaces.
 
          C.Do not compress insulation to fit into spaces.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following paragraph when insulation is being used as part of a firestopping system.
 
          D.Co-ordinate installation of firestopping insulation with Division 7 Section - Firestopping.
 
          E.Fit insulation closely around electrical boxes, pipes, ducts, frames and other objects in or passing through insulation.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** For following paragraph, verify clearances with local building regulations, safety codes and authorities having jurisdiction.
 
          F.Keep insulation minimum 3 inches from heat emitting devices such as recessed light fixtures, and minimum 2 inches from sidewalls of chimneys and vents.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following paragraph when in acoustical insulation is being used as part of a sound absorbing system.
 
          G.Seal joints with acoustical joint sealant in accordance with Division 7 Section - Acoustical Joint Sealants.
 
          H.Do not enclose insulation until before inspection and receipt of Consultant's written approval.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required.
 
          3.4INSTALLATION - STONE FIBER ROOF AND DECK INSULATION
 
          A.Install in accordance with manufacturer's recommended installation instructions for project conditions.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Refer to the insulation manufacturer's current installation guide for detailed information regarding installation.
 
          B.Install insulation in accordance with manufacturer's written recommendations.
 
          C.Install roof insulation in layers and in thicknesses indicated and in accordance with requirements specified in Division 7.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following paragraph only where roof or deck assembly requires protection or cover board.
 
          D.Install protection of cover board where indicated.
          1.Install protection or cover board in courses parallel to decking flutes with board ends staggered.
          2.Ensure board joints are flush and tightly butted together without gaps.
          3.Mechanically fasten boards where indicated and in accordance with manufacturer's written recommendations.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete one of the two following paragraphs.
 
          E.End of Day Procedures: Temporarily seal exposed edges at completion of each work day.
 
          F.End of Day Procedures: Cover with moisture retardant barrier exposed edges at completion of each work day.
 
          3.5FIELD QUALITY CONTROL
 
          A.Field Inspection: Coordinate field inspection in accordance with Division 1.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Specify requirements if manufacturers are to provide field quality control with onsite personnel for instruction or supervision of product installation, application, erection or construction. Manufacturer field reports are included under PART 1, Action and Informational Submittals.
 
          B.Manufacturer's Services:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Use the following subparagraphs only when manufacture's field services are provided and are required to verify the quality of the installed components. Establish the number and duration of periodic site visits required by manufacturer and specify below. Consult manufacturer for services required. Delete if field services are not required.
          1.Coordinate manufacturer's services with Division 1 Section - Quality Control.
          a.Have manufacturer review work involved in handling, installation, protection, and cleaning of insulation and accessories, and submit written reports in acceptable format to verify compliance of Work with Contract conditions.
          2.Manufacturer's Field Services: Provide manufacturer's field services consisting of product use recommendations and periodic site visits for product installation review in accordance with manufacturer's instructions.
          a.Report any inconsistencies from manufacturer's recommendations immediately to Consultant.
          3.Schedule site visits to review work at stages listed:
          a.After delivery and storage of drainage sheet and accessories, and when preparatory work on which Work of this Section depends is complete, but before installation begins.
          b.Twice during progress of work at 25 percent and 60 percent complete.
          c.Upon completion of Work, after cleaning is carried out.
          d.Obtain reports within three days of review and submit immediately to Consultant.
 
          3.6CLEANING
 
          A.Cleaning:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** For smaller projects that do not have a separate Division 01 Section for cleaning, delete the reference to Division 1 Section - Cleaning in the following two Paragraphs. Delete one of the following two paragraphs.
          1.Progress Cleaning: Perform cleanup as work progresses.
          2.Progress Cleaning: Perform cleanup as work progresses in accordance with Division 1 Section - Cleaning and Waste Management.
          a.Leave work area clean at end of each day.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete one of the following two paragraphs.
          3.Final Cleaning: Upon completion, remove surplus materials, rubbish, tools, and equipment.
          4.Final Cleaning: Upon completion, remove surplus materials, rubbish, tools, and equipment in accordance with Division 1 Section - Cleaning and Waste Management.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required.
 
          B.Waste Management:
          1.Co-ordinate recycling of waste materials with Division 1 Section - Construction Waste Management and Disposal.
          2.Collect recyclable waste and dispose of or recycle field generated construction waste created during construction or final cleaning related to work of this Section.
          3.Remove recycling containers and bins from site and dispose of materials at appropriate facility.
 
          3.7PROTECTION
 
          A.Protect installed products until completion of project.
 
          B.Touch-up, repair or replace damaged products before Substantial Completion.
 
         
END OF SECTION