Youngsville, NC, July 17, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- K-Flex USA, a leading manufacturer of elastomeric insulation, expands insulation options for customers with the addition of 2” thick 25/50-rated R-8 Duct® Liner Gray to its product line.
The announcement demonstrates K-Flex USA’s commitment to provide customers with more efficient products to meet the R-8 energy requirements of state building codes and keeps K-Flex USA in the forefront of energy-efficient products.
The new 2” thick 25/50-rated product, tested to ASTM E-84 standards for surface burning characteristics of building materials, establishes a complete product line for insulating sheet metal ducts in air handling systems and makes K-Flex the only manufacturer to offer NBR-based 2” 25/50-rated duct liner.
About K-Flex Duct® Liner Gray
K-Flex Duct® Liner Gray provides excellent thermal and acoustical insulation performance, highlighted by moisture and mold resistance (GREENGUARD® listed for Microbial Resistance and certified under the Children and Schools classification), quick and safe installation (flexible, fiber-free material), and increased system efficiency with lower long-term utility costs (reduced heat/loss gain and condensation prevention).
About R-8 Energy Requirements
R-values designate the thermal resistance value of a material. R-8 equals 8 resistance units and is currently required in the following state building codes: Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, Virginia and Washington.
About K-Flex USA
K-Flex USA is a leading manufacturer of elastomeric insulation for mechanical systems in the HVAC/R, Commercial / Industrial, Plumbing, Oil and Gas, Solar and Marine markets. For more information, please visit www.kflexusa.com.