Building Science

Of particular note to building envelope professionals, since 2007, ASHRAE 90.1 has required continuous insulation (CI) in most U.S. climate zones.

Firestone Building Products Company, LLC, a manufacturer and supplier of high-performing building product solutions introduces its newest formulation of polyiso insulation. 

World-leading chemical company, BASF today announced its membership of the Circular Economy 100 (CE100).

Brookfield Residential of Colorado has won a prestigious international award in recognition of energy-efficiency practices on the homes that Brookfield builds in Denver and the surrounding area.

Indoor air quality is quickly becoming an integral facet of a smart home design, and Meritage Homes and Aprilaire are resetting the standard for ensuring clean air in newly built homes.

Can expensive, ultra-green homes sell in a gritty suburban Maryland town?

The Dow Chemical Company was named a 2017 Safer Choice Partner of the Year winner by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

Insulated metal panels from Kingspan added aesthetic appeal and insulation value for a stable interior temperature at the five-rink Florida Hospital Center Ice in Wesley Chapel, Fla

In partnership with AIA, IES, and USGBC and with support from the DOE, ASHRAE is developing a new series of Advanced Energy Design Guides focusing on achieving zero energy performance.   

California is going toward the new 2016 Building Energy Efficiency Standards, and it’s already having far-reaching implications.