||Specification for Polymeric Fiber Loose-Fill Insulation Under
At their April meeting, Subcommittee C16.23 on Blanket and Loose
Fill Insulation formed a task group to write a standard specification
for loose-fill polymeric fiber insulation for buildings and light-frame
Polymeric fiber loose-fill is a new insulation product that is
lightweight and has competitive thermal resistance values, said
the task group chairman, David W. Yarbrough, Ph.D., president,
R&D Services, Inc., Cookeville, Tenn. The standard will provide
users with information needed to specify the insulation for construction
The task group welcomes input and inquiries from interested individuals.
For further technical information, contact David Yarbrough, Ph.D., R&D Services, Inc., Cookeville, Tenn. (phone: 931-372-8871).
ASTM Committee C16 on Thermal Insulation meets Oct. 14-17, Deerfield Beach, Fla.
For meeting or membership details, contact Staff Manager Tim Brooke, ASTM (phone: 610/832-9729). //
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