Applegate Insulation Inc. has received its Code Compliance Research Report (CCRR) 0220 from Intertek-ATI for its Cotton Armor Insulation, R-2 through R-30. Applegate Cotton Armor insulation is a glass-free, non-woven insulation containing 85 percent recycled content.
Intertek-ATI is a global, independent agency ensuring products meet quality, health, environmental and safety standards for virtually any market around the world. Applegate Insulation’s Code Compliance Research Report was conducted in accordance with ASTM E84, AC81 and ASTM E119-08a, while the R-13 / 3.5-inch blanket met a 1-hour rating for interior load-bearing and exterior non-load-bearing walls in a fire-resistant-rated, UL Design No. U344 listing assembly.
“We’re excited to provide a competitive advantage to our OEM, construction and acoustic design industry customers,” says Terry Applegate, president of Applegate Insulation. “Completion of the CCRR-0220 further reinforces Applegate’s commitment to excellence by providing third-party validation that Cotton Armor Insulation meets all applicable parts of the IBC and IRC.”