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MBPA Forum | Summer 2013

Spray Polyurethane Foam part 1 of 4: Chemistry from MN Building Performance Assn on Vimeo.

Learn about the residential application of spray foam for air sealing, insulation, and more. This forum, presented by the Minnesota Building Performance Association, gives an overview of the physical properties, potential uses and code requirements of open cell and closed cell foam. Intended for tradespeople, the forum includes useful information for all audiences.
In this first segment, Brian Oman of BASF explains the chemistry and physical properties of spray polyurethane foam.
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Spray Polyurethane Foam part 2 of 4: Application from MN Building Performance Assn on Vimeo.

Learn about the residential application of spray foam for air sealing, insulation, and more. This forum, presented by the Minnesota Building Performance Association, gives an overview of the physical properties, potential uses and code requirements of open cell and closed cell foam. Intended for tradespeople, the forum includes useful information for all audiences.
In this second segment, Steve Schirber of Cocoon Home Performance Solutions shares his experience in the practical application of spray foam in a variety of conditions.
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Spray Polyurethane Foam part 3 of 4: Minnesota Energy and Building Codes from MN Building Performance Assn on Vimeo.

Learn about the residential application of spray foam for air sealing, insulation, and more. This forum, presented by the Minnesota Building Performance Association, gives an overview of the physical properties, potential uses and code requirements of open cell and closed cell foam. Intended for tradespeople, the forum includes useful information for all audiences.
In this third segment, Peter Kulczyk explains the government regulations that affect the use of spray foam in Minnesota. Since some of the regulations will be changing soon, he helps building professionals anticipate some of the coming changes.
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Spray Polyurethane Foam part 4 of 4: Group Discussion from MN Building Performance Assn on Vimeo.

Learn about the residential application of spray foam for air sealing, insulation, and more. This forum, presented by the Minnesota Building Performance Association, gives an overview of the physical properties, potential uses and code requirements of open cell and closed cell foam. Intended for tradespeople, the forum includes useful information for all audiences.
In this fourth and final segment, all three presenters answer questions and discuss issues with building professionals in the audience.
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