PHRC Webinars

An Introduction to Spray Polyurethane Foam (SPF)

12/11/2012 1:00-2:00 PM


Rick Duncan,


Link to Webinar:


This webinar will cover the basic types, characteristics and uses of spray polyurethane foam.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the different types of polyurethane foam products used for insulation and air sealing of buildings
  • Learn the unique benefits of spray polyurethane foam compared to other insulation materials
  • Discover where SPF can be used within the building envelope
  • Learn how SPF must be applied to comply with ICC’s model building codes in regard to fire safety
  • Understand basic site safety requirements during application of SPF


Free to attend; $20 for continuing education credits

Credit Hours


Tags: Energy Efficiency, Energy Codes, and Green Building



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