Polyurethane Systems for building and industry

Polyurethane systems with excellent reaction to fire

Polyurethane systems with an excellent reaction to fire are a totally safe insulation system for buildings, both structurally speaking and for the safety of their occupants. The different tests conducted on polyurethane's safety in case of fire dismantle the false...

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Fire safety of polyurethane systems

Polyurethane, like all polymers, is an organic material and therefore combustible. However, there are polyurethane foams classified from C, s3-d0 to E, which must be applied according to the risk to which they will be exposed and in accordance with the requirements...

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Quality control of polyurethane, what does it have to comply with?

Being a material applied in situ, polyurethane presents a great versatility and countless advantages in their application. The quality of sprayed and injected polyurethane is standardized by the European Standards UNE-EN 14315 and UNE-EN 14318, being mandatory...

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Polyurethane systems: a safe insulation in case of fire

Polyurethane systems, either sprayed, injected or in panels, have a great performance in case of fire. However, the reaction against fire of the constructive solution will depend, among other factors, on the coating material applied.

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Reaction to fire of deck roofs with polyurethane insulation

One of the main mistakes made when evaluating the reaction to fire of building materials is to consider them individually without an overall perspective of the structure.

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Reaction to fire in final use condition. Comparison of constructive solutions of polyurethane (PU) and mineral wool (MW)

ANPE has conducted a study on the fire performance of different constructive solutions in final use condition.

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Fire response of polyurethane: false myths

Polyurethane systems surround our daily lives, however, we still hear some voices that call into question the response of polyurethane in case of fire. 

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