Fire protection options to Authorities Having Jurisdiction

The majority of the fire test data presented to the CCMC was generated by the engineered wood joist manufacturers that conducted floor fire tests for approval in the United States (US). In the US, the International Code Council’s (ICC) residential building code requires equivalency to exposed 2x10 lumber floors in lieu of other fire protection options [...]

By |2020-09-30T14:43:34-06:00September 30th, 2020|CCMC News & Updates, Featured|

CCMC Technical Bulletin – Sept 2018

The Canadian Construction Materials Centre (CCMC) has been involved in the Canadian spray-applied polyurethane foam thermal insulation (spray foam) industry for more than 20 years, and has actively participated in the development of code and standards requirements for spray foams, to support the industry and to participate in the protection of the health and safety [...]

By |2019-09-06T13:51:10-06:00October 4th, 2018|CCMC News & Updates, Featured|

CCMC MgO Board Advisory – March 2018

The following documents have been revised to reflect the fact that the product GreenE-Board™ (CCMC 13417-R), manufactured by Southern Cross Technologies, Inc., is no longer included in the CCMC Registry of Product Evaluations. As of January 2018, the CCMC Evaluation Report for this product has been cancelled. Please note that all references to this product [...]

By |2019-09-06T13:51:10-06:00April 11th, 2018|CCMC News & Updates, Featured|