PHRC Webinars

Spray Foam Requirements for thermal barriers and ignition barriers in the IRC

9/13/2011 1:00-2:00 PM


Mark Fortney


Link to Webinar:


The IRC requirements for foam have changed a lot over the past few code cycles. This has created a lot of confusion amongst builders, contractors, architects and code officials.

Learning Objectives

  • Prescriptive requirements
  • Quick review of requirements
  • Foam plastics – specific approvals
  • Test reports and evaluation reports


Free to attend; $20 for continuing education credits

Credit Hours


Tags: Fire Resistance



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