Thermal & Moisture Protection Industry Resources

National Insulation Association

The National Insulation Association is a trade association that works with people in the insulation industry. Their website has a number of helpful resources including their Techs & Specs section.

International Firestop Council

The International Firestop Council is an association of manufacturers, distributors, and installers of passive fire protection products like firestopping and fireblocking. Their website, has a number of general articles, webinars, and technical information. We suggest you start with their technical library.

Firestop Contractors International Association

The Firestop Contractors International Association (FCIA) is an association of organizations that work to improve the design, installation, inspection, and maintenance of firestopping products and systems. Their website provides some helpful technical resources as well as suggested 07 84 00 specifications.

Sealant and Waterproofing Association of Ontario

The Sealant and Waterproofing Association of Ontario provides two very helpful articles: Introduction to Sealants and a very detailed Joint and Sealant Brochure.

Article Updated: November 1, 2020

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