Foamular® 1000

Manufactured by Owens Corning Canada LP
Brand: Foamular®

High-density PINK extruded polystyrene (XPS) rigid insulating boards are manufactured using Owens Corning patented HYDROVAC® technology. Owens Corning uses blowing agents that meet or surpass government environmental requirements. Foamular® 1000 has outstanding compressive strength 690 kPa (100psi) and conforms to Canadian standards and local code requirements.

Buildings and Architecture | Building Products
Grading | Lightweight Materials | Type I - Embankment Fill (EF)
Grading | Lightweight Materials | Type II - Structure Backfill (SF)
Pavements | Frost Heave Treatment
Pavements | Frost Heave Treatment | Polystyrene
Utility Works | Waterworks | Insulation

Certifications: PMC - Accepted for Use City of Hamilton Approved Products List

Prequalification Lists: 
City of Hamilton - 1.09.01 - Extruded Polystyrene (PDF)
  • Ontario Provincial Standards
    • OPSS 1605 - Extruded Expanded Polystyrene Pavement Insulation
    • OPSS 316 - Extruded Expanded Polystyrene Frost Heave Treatment
  • ASTM International
    • ASTM C177-10 - Steady-State Heat Flux Measurements and Thermal Transmission Properties by Means of the Guarded-Hot-Plate Apparatus
    • ASTM C203-05a(2012) - Breaking Load and Flexural Properties of Block-Type Thermal Insulation
    • ASTM C518-10 - Steady-State Thermal Transmission Properties by Means of the Heat Flow Meter Apparatus
    • ASTM D1621-10 - Compressive Properties Of Rigid Cellular Plastics
    • ASTM D2126-09 - Response of Rigid Cellular Plastics to Thermal and Humid Aging
    • ASTM D2842-12 - Water Absorption of Rigid Cellular Plastics
    • ASTM D696-08e1 - Coefficient of Linear Thermal Expansion of Plastics Between -30°C and 30°C
    • ASTM E96/E96M-15 - Water Vapor Transmission of Materials
  • Other Standards
    • CAN/ULC-S102.2-10 - Surface Burning Characteristics of Flooring, Floor Coverings, and Miscellaneous Materials and Assemblies
    • CAN/ULC-S701-11 - Thermal Insulation, Polystyrene, Boards and Pipe Covering
    • CGSB-71-GP-24M - Adhesive, Flexible, for Bonding Cellular Polystyrene Insulation

Salvatore Ciarlo, National Technical Manager
Owens Corning Canada LP
PO Box 310,
542 Gaetan St
Valleyfield QC J6S 4V6
Phone: 450-377-1725
Cellular: 514-893-7200
Fax: 450-377-3973