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What organization has standards for silicone and moisture cure polyurethane coatings to be used over spray polyurethane foam roofing?

True or false: If the temperature is below 40 to 50 degrees Fahrenheit, it is generally not advisable to install most SPF systems, according to a recent D+D In Depth article.

True or false: Spray polyurethane foam roofing systems have a lifespan of 50+ years with regular maintenance, according to a recent D+D In Depth article.

True or false: At specified thicknesses in differing climate zones, closed-cell spray polyurethane foam (SPF) qualifies as a vapor retarder, according to the International Building Code.

True or false: According to a D+D article, most SPF systems can be installed at substrate temperatures from 30 degrees to 180 degrees Fahrenheit.

What elastomeric coating type is listed as acceptable by the International Code Council (ICC) for application over spray polyurethane foam roofing?

What organization has a certification program for installing spray polyurethane foam on roofs?

Closed-cell spray polyurethane foam insulation can serve what function in commercial construction?

True or false: When spray-applied, half-pound SPF expands more than two-pound SPF.

True or false: Open-cell spray polyurethane foam (SPF) is sometimes called “2-pound SPF.”

True or false: Spray polyurethane foam was used on both the exterior walls and roof of the Superdome as part of its restoration process after Hurricane Katrina.

What organization issued an updated manual in 2012 on the application of spray polyurethane foam (SPF) roof systems?

True or false: soybeans are sometimes used to make raw materials for spray polyurethane foam.

True or false: Studies by Texas A&M University on about 8 million square feet of campus building roofs show an energy savings payback in three to four years for SPF roofing systems.

True or false: Unlike other roofing systems, spray polyurethane foam (SPF) can be applied in inclement weather, including high and low temperatures, very high humidity, and in high winds.

What color indicates UV damage in closed-cell spray foam polyurethane (SPF) applications?

True or false: Studies by a major university in Texas on 8 million square feet of campus building roofs show that spray polyurethane foam roofing can achieve energy savings payback in 3-4 years.

True or false: Closed-cell, spray-applied polyurethane foam can be used as insulation but not as an air barrier.

True or false: Spray polyurethane foam is sometimes installed as a roof membrane over which an acrylic reflective roof coating is applied.


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