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  • NCFI Geotechnical Products Receive Certification

    • By Dale McGlothlin
    • Added on Oct 25, 2019

    NSF/ANSI 61 Certification Deem NCFI Geotechnical Products Safe Use in/Around Drinking Water or Water Sources. Three of NCFI's most popular spray foam products for geotechnical applications now carry this certification. read more

  • Setting the Stage

    • By Jason Hoerter, PE
    • Added on Sep 25, 2019

    A summary of the Westford Symposium XXIII, which included several interesting presentations related to the spray polyurethane foam industry. read more

  • What a Bloody Mess!

    • By Jason Hoerter, PE, RRO
    • Added on Jul 29, 2019

    Spray foam contractors from all over the country share their real on-the-job injuries and weigh in on how they could have been prevented with a few safety measures. read more

  • What Makes A Good Cooler (According to Physics)?

    • By As Seen On Wired.com By Meredith Fore
    • Added on Jul 05, 2019

    Foam is a good insulator for two reasons. First, it is filled with gas bubbles; gases conduct heat less effectively than either liquids or solids, and trapping the gas in small bubbles prevents the gas from effectively transferring heat via convection. Second, the polymer molecules that make up the walls of the bubbles are bonded fairly loosely; this limits the rate at which heat can be transferred from one molecule to another. read more

  • Here Comes the Sun...

    • By Jason Hoerter, PE, RRO
    • Added on Jun 01, 2019

    Protecting yourself out in the sun this summer while on a roof or exterior spray foam application job. read more

  • A Breath of Fresh Air

    • By Joe Harkins & Lisa Commette
    • Added on Apr 01, 2019

    When respiratory systems can be counted on to protect from isocyanates and supply clean, quality air, both employer and spray foam installer can concentrate on the job—and breathe easier! read more