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Title: Making Building Sealants Last

Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, Techlines, 2019

Author(s)Lacher, Steven; Hunt, Christopher G.; Schueneman, Gregory

Publication Year: 2019  View PDF »

Category: TechLines

Abstract: Sealants are critical components of building construction. They must prevent wind and water intrusion into the building envelope around doors and windows while absorbing relative motion between the building components as materials expand and contract due to environmental conditions.

Date posted: 05/13/2019
Current FPL Scientists associated with this product (listed alphabetically)
Hunt, Christopher G.
Research Chemist
Schueneman, Gregory
Supervisory Research Materials Engineer
 

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