From Owens CorningEnergy codes continue to be upgraded across the country with all but two climate zones now requiring R-20 insulation in 2-by-6 wall cavities. To help builders and contractors easily and cost-effectively achieve this new performance standard, Owens Corning has added an R-20 offering to its PROPINK® EcoTouch® insulation portfolio. The professional-grade R-20 offering delivers all the industry-leading thermal and acoustical performance benefits of Owens Corning’s award-winning EcoTouch® insulation in a code-compliant and convenient in-stock product.
Offered unfaced or with kraft facing, Owens Corning’s R-20 PROPINK® EcoTouch® insulation delivers high-performance and sustainability. Featuring excellent stiffness and recovery characteristics, it can easily be cut and split for insulating small spaces and odd shaped cavities. These performance attributes help to efficiently install to RESNET Grade 1 quality on every job, and meet the quality insulation installation requirements for California.
PROPINK® EcoTouch® insulation enables builders to achieve energy-efficiency and green building certifications including the Environmental Protection Agency’s ENERGY STAR Home program, the National Association of Home Builders’ National Green Building Standard, and the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program. Furthermore, EcoTouch® insulation has been recognized with GREENGUARD Gold Certification (formerly GREENGUARD Children & Schools Certification) for indoor air quality, and is the only fiberglass insulation product listed in the USDA BioPreferred Catalog.
For more information about R-20 PROPINK® EcoTouch® insulation, visit www.owenscorning.com or call 1-800-GET-PINK®.