FOAMGLAS insulation is cited in this free brochure “as the best material to protect against the dangers of corrosion under insulation.”
It is impermeable and won’t absorb water plus it is acid resistant to organic solvents and acids. FOAMGLAS is cited to be simpler than systems using permeable insulation materials. It doesn’t rely on secondary protection methods to keep moisture out. The insulation is cited as an effective, reliable barrier over -445° to +806°F. / -265° to + 430°C.
This brochure provides considerable corrosion under insulation information as to its importance, serious consequences, and primary conditions for it. It addresses insulation materials and explains how to protect your processes to prevent CUI problems. This includes vapor retarders, other barriers, and proper FOAMGLAS insulation selection.
Pittsburgh Corning Corporation
800 Presque Isle Drive, Pittsburgh PA 15239-2799
For Free FOAMGLAS CUI Insulation Literature: http://ogpe.hotims.com/r5/search.asp?action=search&return_by_category=n&order_by=a&searchstring=PIttsburgh
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