Notes from NRC Canada: testing of air barrier systems

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TypeArticle
Journal titleJournal of Thermal Insulation and Building Envelopes
ISSN1065-2744
Volume16
IssueApr
Pages315316; # of pages: 2
SubjectAir Barriers; Building Envelope; Air and vapour barriers; Pare-air; Enveloppe du bâtiment
AbstractAir leakage through the building envelope can lead to problems; an air barrier system is required to control it. The system should be assembled from airtight materials, either those that make up the fabric of the building or materials that have been added specifically to improve airtightness, combined using leak-free joints.
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LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedYes
IdentifierIRC-P-3370
NRC number36123
4755
NPARC number20358915
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Record identifier650dc532-9e7a-47b9-8079-82cbb3814f3f
Record created2012-07-20
Record modified2016-05-09
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