In this Learn Over Lunch, Rockwool will instruct a course that identifies what stone wool insulation is, how it is produced, its use in rainscreen applications, and the benefits of the insulating material.
- Examine how stone wool manages moisture as it relates to rainscreen and cavity wall systems.
- Summarize the environmental and sustainable aspects of stone wool and LEED® credits available.
- Discuss the thermal properties and energy efficiency benefits of stone wool versus foam plastic insulation in rainscreen and cavity wall systems.
- Describe features and benefits of stone wool in the context of building science and fire safety.