reflective insulation

Research Shows Radiant Barrier Market Continues to Grow

The radiant barrier market continues to grow, in part due to global warming, according to a third-party research firm. Persistence Market Research (PMR), based in New York City, recently published their report, “Radiant Barrier Market: Global Industry Analysis and Forecast 2016-2026”. In addition to a brief overview of how radiant barriers work, what...

Fi-Foil third-party verifies recycled content of its products

Fi-Foil Company has independently verified the recycled content of its reflective insulation and radiant barriers for project teams seeking certification under a green building rating system. Project teams can now download this required third-party report for LEED for New Construction project submittals for high-rise multifamily, as well as submittals for other...

Rural Builders’ Top 10 Products of 2011

Did you know there’s a Top 10 website that lists everything from “Top 10 Reasons for Why People Should Read Comics” to “Top 10 Amazing Bioluminescent Organisms?” Really! The popularity of Top 10 lists is undeniable. But not all lists are quirky or useless, a case in point: our Top 10...

RIMA International offers training session at METALCON 2011

The Reflective Insulation Manufacturers Association International will be presenting an educational training session entitled “Fundamentals of Reflective Technology” at the 2011 METALCON show in Atlanta, Ga.  The workshop will be held on Wednesday, October 12th, running from 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m., in the Georgia World Congress Center and will earn...

rFoil / Covertech now with 10-year warranty against UV degradation

rFoil – Ultra – White is a new reflective insulation material for metal buildings manufactured by Covertech that comes with a 10-year warranty against ultraviolet light degradation. If the rFoil – Ultra – White, white facing breaks down due to exposure to indirect UV light, Covertech will provide new rFoil –...

7 Safety Tips for the Installation of Radiant Barrier, Reflective Insulation or IRCCs

The Reflective Insulation Manufacturers Association International has released their latest Technical Bulletin #108: “7 Safety Tips for the Installation of Radiant Barrier, Reflective Insulation or IRCCs”. Scope:Radiant barrier, reflective insulation and IRCCs have become increasingly popular with the global effort to conserve energy. Because these products work by reducing radiant heat...