Owens Corning Pure Safety High Performance Insulation is the first insulation of its kind to be scientifically tested and identified as a consumer product more suitable for people with asthma and allergies.
The product is certified as asthma and allergy friendly by the Asthma and Allergy Foundation and is UL GreenGuard GOLD Certified for low VOC emissions.
Pure Safety features excellent energy efficiency with an R-value of 15, which has been newly expanded to R-21, R-30 and R-38 in 2021. The product offers resistance to dust, mold and mildew, while being designed to contribute to an overall safe and healthy indoor environment.
In addition, Pure Safety Insulation is fire-resistant and achieves up to 50% reduction in noise levels, another important consideration in the work-at-home environment.
Pure Safety was recently recognized by Green Builder magazine with the 2021 “Green Innovation of the Year Award.”
“Owens Corning is very excited to receive the Green Innovation Award for our Pure Safety High Performance Insulation,” said Trey McNamee, marketing leader - residential insulation, Owens Corning. “Winning this honor affirms Pure Safety as the ideal product for tackling allergens in the home with better indoor air quality, as well as energy-efficiency and sustainability.”
Indoor air quality has gained a high level of attention during the pandemic, with homeowners spending more hours at home for virtual work and schooling. Designed with insulation contractors in mind, Pure Safety is safe and easy to handle, install and cut. It is also exceptionally durable, dimensionally stable and will not slump in wall cavities.