NAIMA offers free download of fiberglass manuals

The North American Insulation Manufacturers Association (NAIMA) announced 16 January 2006 that for a limited period, three of its popular air handling duct insulation manuals will be available electro…

The North American Insulation Manufacturers Association (NAIMA) announced 16 January 2006 that for a limited period, three of its popular air handling duct insulation manuals will be available electronically at no cost, the first time these manuals have been available in this format. From January through March 2006, the following manuals can be downloaded for free at the NAIMA website: Fibrous Glass Duct Construction Standards, 5th Edition; Residential Fibrous Glass Duct Construction Standards, 3rd Edition; Fibrous Glass Duct Liner Standard. The manuals provide detailed information on how to fabricate and install fibrous glass duct insulation systems. NAIMA says it strongly supports the education of contractors and is committed to maintaining information that is easily accessible and thorough. NAIMA“s commitment to product stewardship includes product performance and safety testing and a Train the Trainer program for US technical colleges that focuses on the proper fabrication and installation of fiberglass duct systems. NAIMA says fiberglass and mineral wool insulations are among the most thoroughly tested insulation products on the market.