Building Insulation
Modular Construction Industry Poised to Take Off
Aug. 04, 2022
by Jerry Fox
Building Insulation
Jul. 07, 2022
James Vallette

Residential Fiberglass Insulation Transformed: Formaldehyde is No More

By 2015, every fiberglass insulation company in the United States and Canada had phased out the use of formaldehyde-based binders in lightweight residential products.
Building Insulation
Jul. 07, 2022
EPA

What Are the Trends in Indoor Air Quality and Their Effects on Human Health?

Learn about the importance of indoor air quality with this comprehensive look at the issue from the EPA.
Building Insulation
Jul. 07, 2022
NAIMA

Insulation Institute Blog: Decades of Monitoring Demonstrate Exposure Remains Low

When insulation companies stopped using formaldehyde-based binders in manufacturing, hazardous air pollution emissions in and from fiber glass facilities decreased 95%.
Building Insulation
Jul. 07, 2022
JM Editors

Johns Manville: First to Make and Market Formaldehyde-Free™ Building Insulation

In June 2002, JM also began manufacturing its Formaldehyde-Free insulation in Canada. The company’s manufacturing plant in Innisfail, Alberta, Canada began fiberglass product...
Building Insulation
Apr. 20, 2022
Elfrun von Koeller et al.

A Circular Future for Glass

If the U.S. could achieve 50% glass recycling, there would be numerous benefits to the environment.
Building Insulation
Apr. 20, 2022
Glass Packaging Institute

Glass Container Recycling Loop

Glass is 100% recyclable and can be recycled endlessly without loss in quality or purity.
Building Insulation
Apr. 20, 2022
NAIMA

Fiber Glass Insulation Industry: A Leading User of Recycled Glass

Take a look at how the fiber glass industry makes use of recycled glass.
Building Insulation
Apr. 20, 2022
Bryan Verschoor

Three Ways that Glass Recycling Benefits the Environment

Recycled glass keeps material out of landfills, lowers the amount of energy used in the manufacturing process, and can be used to manufacture insulation that saves energy.
Building Insulation
Mar. 16, 2022
The Spray Foam Coalition

Spray Foam R-Values and Performance

Spray foam insulation can provide a number of different R-Values and serve as either an air barrier, a vapor retarder or both.
Building Insulation
Mar. 16, 2022
Chanel Charbonneau and Wyatt Stephens

Breaking Down Common Myths Around Spray Foam Insulation

Although spray foam insulation has been on the market for many decades, spray foam myths still circulate.
Building Insulation
Oct. 28, 2021
JR Babineau & Cat Palmer

Improving Energy Efficiency with Continuous Insulation

Combating thermal bridging with Continuous Insulation can cut energy costs, reduce energy consumption, and ultimately help combat climate change.
Building Insulation
Oct. 26, 2021
JR Babineau

The 4 Ws of Optimizing Energy Efficiency with Continuous Insulation

Continuous Insulation can play a crucial role in meeting or exceeding code requirements. To better explain how CI enhances the energy efficiency of wall systems, here is the ...
Building Insulation
Oct. 26, 2021
iPHA

What is a Thermal Bridge?

This article explains the components of thermal bridging and what you can do to reduce or eliminate them.
Building Insulation
Oct. 26, 2021
Building Enclosure Magazine

Graceful Geometries of Residence Protected from Thermal Bridging

Even the most intricate buildings can be energy efficient. See how the construction of this residential building achieved energy efficiency without sacrificing design.
Building Insulation
Sep. 30, 2021
Energy Star

Attic Insulation Project

This resource highlights the questions and project information you need to know if you are considering insulating an attic.
Building Insulation
Sep. 30, 2021
Cat Palmer

Attic Preparation for Winter

Winter is just around the corner, which means it’s the ideal time to ensure your attic is properly insulated for the influx of cold weather. This article explains when you sh...
Building Insulation
Sep. 30, 2021
Energy Star

Why Seal and Insulate?

According to Energy Star, most homes in the US do not have enough insulation, find out how proper insulation can benefit homeowners.
Press Release
Building Insulation
Aug. 31, 2021
Eric Brown

Johns Manville Recognized as a 2021 “Preferred Partner” from David Weekley Homes

The award recognizes field and manufacturing partners that have consistently operated at world-class levels, as determined by the home builder’s supplier evaluation platform....
Tommy Knappich
Our People
Building Insulation
Aug. 12, 2021
Eric Brown

Industry Publication Shines Spotlight on JM’s Tommy Knappich

Tommy Knappich, VP & General Manager of Building Insulation at JM, is featured in the current issue of Insulation Contractors Report.
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