Thermal resistance of polyurethane cellular plastic insulations following outdoor aging

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleInternal Report, Institute for Research in Construction, National Research Council Canada; no. 514
Physical description11 p.
SubjectCellular plastics (plastic foam); Foam; Insulation
AbstractThis report summarizes results of thermal resistance of cellular plastic insulations following long-term outdoor exposure. In addition to thermal resistance two physical properties: water vapour transmission (WVT) coefficient and specimen density were determined as means of material characterization.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number7008
NPARC number20337977
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Record created2012-07-19
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