CCMC Product Evaluations

The Registry of Product Evaluations contains all Evaluation Reports and Listings on products evaluated by the CCMC (over 500 products). Indexed to the MasterFormat system used throughout North America, it is an invaluable tool for building professionals at every stage of design and construction to check plans, the acceptability of specified products, and their installation as users of the online Registry can quickly access technical and standards-related data on hundreds of evaluated materials, products and construction systems. In addition, Evaluation Reports are accompanied by illustrations.

In partnership with CCMC, FNNBOA is pleased to provide a sampling of some of the available product evaluations.

For access to the complete list of all evaluations, register (free) at the CCMC website.

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Evaluation Report CCMC 13329-R
FlexGard Aspire™, PermaGuard™, PermaGard™, Dri-Shield™ II, Xmark Housewrap, Grip-Rite® Housewrap, NovaWrap™Aspire™ - Air Barrier Material

This Report addresses the performance of the products as an air barrier material within the Intertape Polymer Corporation-specified “FlexGard® Aspire™, PermaGuard™, PermaGard™, Dri-Shield™ II, Xmark Housewrap, Grip-Rite® Housewrap, NovaWrap™ Aspire™” air barrier system.

The air barrier system has not been evaluated, but is covered in Appendix A of this Report for the convenience of building officials and designers.


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Evaluation Report CCMC 13490-R
AiRclad (Air Barrier Material)

This Report addresses the performance of the product as an air barrier material within the Plastiques Cellulaires Polyform-specified “AiR- clad” air barrier system.

This air barrier system has not been evaluated, but is presented in Appendix A as additional information for the convenience of building officials and designers.


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Evaluation Report CCMC 13565-R
Excel Air Barrier

This Report addresses the performance of the product as an air barrier material within the Building Products of Canada Corp.’s “Excel III” air barrier system. 

This air barrier system has not been evaluated, but is presented in Appendix A as additional information for the convenience of building officials and designers.
 


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Evaluation Report CCMC 13302-R
Suretouch

The product is a concrete brick or stone facing veneer wall cladding system that is made using premoulded polystyrene panels and thin masonry units, which are manufactured from a mixture of Portland cement, water and suitable aggregates, with or without the inclusion of other materials. During the installation each thin masonry unit is friction-fitted into a moulded cell of the polystyrene panel. The polystyrene panels are moulded into a pattern that predetermines the location and size of the brick or stone. The polystyrene panels are fastened to the wall studs using special anchors.


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Evaluation Report CCMC 13278-R
MemBrain™

This Report addresses the performance of “MemBrain™” as an alternate solution to replace 0.15-mm-thick polyethylene film installed on the warm side of the exterior wall assembly as the designated vapour and air barrier system.

The product is a 0.05-mm-thick polyamide-6 (nylon-6) film. It is available in folded widths of 2.44 m, 2.74 m, 3.05 m and 3.66 m and is 30 m in length.


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Evaluation Report CCMC 13633-R
REX WRAP FORTIS (Air Barrier Material)

This Report addresses the performance of the product as an air barrier material within the Alpha ProTech “REX WRAP FORTIS” air barrier system (the air barrier system has not been evaluated, but is covered in Appendix A of this Report for the convenience of building officials and designers).

The product consists of two layers, a non-woven polyester layer and a polyethylene blown film with a polyester/polyethylene mesh, which are bonded together with a hot-melt adhesive resulting in a total thickness of 0.18 mm to 0.23 mm. The product is available in rolls of various widths and lengths. The rolled material is applied over exterior sheathing material (with the printed side out) so that it forms a continuous envelope around the entire building.


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Evaluation Report CCMC 13292-R
FlexGard Aspire™, PermaGuard™, PermaGard™, Dri-Shield™ II, Sure-Wrap, Xmark Housewrap, Grip-Rite® House-wrap, NovaWrap Aspire™

The products consist of a spun-bonded, polypropylene non-woven fabric with a monolithic polymer coating on one side. The products resist the passage of water, but permit the passage of water vapour.

The rolled material is applied over the exterior sheathing material so that it forms a continuous envelope around the entire building. The material overlaps 75 mm to 150 mm at vertical joints and 100 mm at horizontal joints.


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Evaluation Report CCMC 13657-R
J-DRain Wrap (Dampproofing)

The product is an extruded high-density polyethylene drainage core bonded with a non-woven filter fabric. The dimples are approximately 7.87 mm high and are intended to provide an air gap between the wall and the adjacent soil. The product is 7.9 mm thick available in rolls that weigh 17, 27, and 34 kg, in widths of 1.22 m, 1.83 m, and 2.4 m respectively. The length of the rolls is 19.81 m.


Disclaimer

This Registry contains no endorsement, warranty, or guarantee, expressed or implied, on the part of NRC for any evaluated material, product, system or service described herein. NRC accepts no responsibility for the performance of any product described herein if manufactured and/or used outside the purpose of the CCMC evaluation. Readers should not infer that NRC has evaluated the product for any purpose or characteristic other than stated herein.

Readers should consult the Registry Annex for important notices and general conditions applicable to CCMC Evaluations Reports and Listings.

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