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Owens Corning FOAMULAR® Extruded Polystyrene (XPS) Insulation

Product Information

Owens Corning’s complete line of FOAMULAR® Extruded Polystyrene (XPS) insulation products provide advanced commercial and residential building solutions.

Certifications

  • Enegy Star
NGBS 2008
Practice # Practice Points Available Additional Conditions of Use to Earn Points
901.11 Formaldehyde emissions of insulation is in accordance with CDPH 01350. 4 Product must be used for at least 85 % of all sheathing insulation in the building and this must be used on at least 50% of the wall area.

Foamular® extruded polystyrene foam insulation is designed for a wide range of exterior wall, roof, and foundation applications. FOAMULAR® XPS has excellent moisture resistance and compressive strengths and is lightweight, easy handle and install.

Manufacturer’s Comments
NGBS 2012
Practice # Practice Points Available Additional Conditions of Use to Earn Points
602.1.8 Where required by IRC or IBC, a water resistive barrier and/or drainage plane system is installed behind exterior veneer and/or siding. Mandatory Product is installed per manufacturer's instructions and joints are properly sealed.

FOAMULAR® XPS joints sealed with JointSealR® Foam Joint Tape, Meets criteria of water resistive barrier in accordance with AC71.

Manufacturer’s Comments
901.11 Formaldehyde emissions of insulation is third party certified compliant with accordance with CDPH 01350. 4 At least 85% of building thermal envelop insulation must be this product or a combination of this product and other compliant products.

Foamular®and Celfort®extruded polystyrene foam insulation are designed for a wide range of exterior wall, roof, and foundation applications. Excellent moisture resistance and compressive strengths, lightweight, easy to fabricate, handle and install.

Manufacturer’s Comments