Owens Corning -Safing™ Mineral Wool Firestopping Insulation

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Safing ™ Mineral Wool Firestopping Insulation Exceptional performance in Perimeter Fire Containment Systems Provides life saving fire protection in rated assemblies Fire resistant to...


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Safing™ Mineral Wool Firestopping Insulation

Safing Mineral Wool Firestopping Insulation

  • Exceptional performance in Perimeter Fire Containment Systems
  • Provides life saving fire protection in rated assemblies
  • Fire resistant to temperatures above 2,000°F (1,093°C)
  • Easy to fabricate for through penetrations and firestopping
  • Conserves energy, reduces greenhouse gas emissions
  • Resists moisture
  • Controls noise and sound

Description:

THERMAFIBER Safing products are designed to provide life saving fire protection in perimeter fire containment systems, floor and wall penetrations, construction joints, and other firestopping applications. These products are noncombustible, moisture-resistant, noncorrosive, nondeteriorating, mildew-proof and vermin-proof. Thermafiber Safing provides thermal insulation, fire protection, and acoustical control in many different UL and Intertek (formerly OPL) listed fire containment assemblies of 1, 2, and 3-hr ratings.

Product Options:

  • Safing 4.0 pcf, 2" or greater thickness, is available with or without a vapor reatarding foil facing.
  • Safing 6.0 pcf, 1.5" or greater thickness, is available with or without a vapor retarding foil facing.
  • Recycled Content Options¹:
    Standard Fiber (Compiles with EPA Preference Program)..................Minimum 75%
    ¹Recycled content options other than standard must be specified at time of order.

Installation:

All firestopping insulation should be installed per the architectural specification or system specific test description. All compressed Safing insulation should be installed per the listed assembly.

  • Perimeter Installation: Safing insulation should be compression fitted between the slab edge and the FireSpan curtain wall insulation, leaving no voids.
  • Penetration Application: Safing insulation should be cut slightly larger than the opening and compression fitted into the opening, leaving no voids.
  • Construction Joint Application: Safing insulation should be compression fitted into the joint opening, leaving no voids.


Standard Sizes:

 
Thickness*
Widths**
Lengths**
Safing 4.0 pcf
1”- 7”
16”, 24”, 36”
48”, 60”
Safing 6.0 pcf
1”- 7”
16”, 24”, 36”
48”, 60”
Tolerances
+1/4” - 1/8”
± 1/8”
±1/2"
*Thicknesses are available in 1/2” increments. **Custom sizes are available upon request.


Technical Data:

    
Tested to ASTM E 84
  
Tested to ASTM C 518
Unfaced
Foil Faced
Product Designation
Actual Density
“k” @ 75° [24°C] BTU.in/hr.sq. ft. °F
“R” value per inch of thickness***
Flame Spread
Smoke Developed
Flame Spread
Smoke Developed
Safing
4.0 pcf
0.24
‘R’= 4.2
0
0
25
0
Safing
6.0 pcf
0.24
‘R’= 4.2
0
0
25
0
***R = thickness divided by ‘k’


Fire-Containment Tests Per ASTM E 2307

Safing insulation is a critical component of any perimeter fire containment system. Thermafiber ® has performed decades of testing in all of the containment systems listed below. For more complete test information, see SA707, THERMAFIBER Life-Safety Fire Containment Systems technical catalog or UL ® and Intertek ® (formerly OPL) Directories. For a full listing of containment systems visit www.thermafiber.com and click on Fire Rated Assemblies. UL Reference = TYPE SAF

  • Aluminum Spandrel Curtain Wall Fire Containment
  • Steel Stud-Framed/Gypsum Sheathing Curtain Wall Fire Containment
  • Glass Spandrel Curtain Wall Fire Containment
  • Granite Spandrel Curtain Wall Fire Containment
  • Precast Concrete Spandrel


Standards Compliance:

Safing™ Insulation meets the following:
ASTM C 665Non-corrosive, Type I, III
ASTM C 612Type IA, IB, II
ASTM E 136Rated Non-combustible per NFPA Standard 220
ASTM E 96Unfaced, 50 Perms as tested
ASTM E 96Foil Faced, 0.02 Perms as tested
ASTM C 1104Absorption less than 1% by volume
ASTM E 814 or UL 1479Safing Insulation used in conjunction with an approved fill, void, or cavity material sealant or other approved material in through – penetration firestop systems.
UL 2079Safing Insulation used in conjunction with an approved fill, void or cavity material in construction joint systems
Safing products are approved by: New York City Board of Standards & Appeals – (under BSA 39-74-SM & accepted by MEA-209-82-M, Vol. 4).

Thermafiber
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