NFPA 286 Thermal Barrier Intumescent Coating

Part Number F10E

 

FIRESHELL® (F10E) is a proprietary non-flammable, intumescing (expands up to 2000%) interior coating that provides oxygen starvation to fire. It is a non-toxic, water based, drain safe, no fuming GREEN product.

FIRESHELL® passes full scale room corner over foam NFPA 286 and E84 class A certified. It is a waterbased one part coating system that comes white but can be tinted different colors. This coating can be latex or oil based topcoated.

Applications:

  • For Walls, Foam, Attics, Crawl Spaces
  • Open cell insulation foam
  • Closed cell insulation foam
  • Bio foams

Approvals:

  • Meets NFPA 285 multi story Fire resistance over sprayfoam for ACM aluminum/sprayfoam commercial wall assemblies.
  • Meets IBC 803.2.1 over foam
  • Meets IBC 2603.9 over foam
  • Meets IRC 314.3 over foam
  • The first coating to pass NFPA 286 over Foam
  • Water based, 1-part, non-flammable, intumescing coating for interior use
  • E84 Cl ‘A’ verified
  • Meets Green Standards and Lead Paint Requirements
  • Meets EPA certification for Ultra Low VOC coating

ASTM E84 Test Report

ASTM E84PART #PRODUCTD.F.T.DESCRIPTIONSUBSTRATERESULTS
E84F10EFIRESHELL®
Thermal Barrier
15 milsStandard test for surface burning characteristics of building materialsFiber cement board and select grade red oak flooringFlame:5 , Smoke:20

Miscellaneous Test Reports

MISCELLANEOUSPART #PRODUCTD.F.T.DESCRIPTIONSUBSTRATERESULTS
EPA Method 24 - VOC testF10EFIRESHELL®NAVOC test for LEED ComplianceNA< 1g/l
Mold ResistanceF10EFIRESHELL®NAASTM D-3273-05 Resistance to growth of mold on the surface of interior coatings in an environmental chamber. ASTM D-3274-02 "Evaluating degree of surface disfigurement of paint film by fungal growth or soil and dirt accumulationGypsum WallboardNo Mold Growth

NFPA 286 Test Reports

NFPA 286PART #PRODUCTD.F.T.DESCRIPTIONSUBSTRATERESULTS
Full Scale Room Corner over CLOSED Cell FoamF10EFIRESHELL®16 milsSpecimen met the criteria set forth in the 2006 IBC Section 803.2.1 and conforms to IBC 2603.9 & IRC 314.3 on a 12' x 8' wood studded room with 4 1/2" of exposed closed cell foamFIRESHELL® Intumescent Coating over 4 1/2 inches of 2 pcf sprayfoam insulationNo flame spread and no indication of excessive smoke
Full Scale Room Corner over OPEN Cell FoamF10EFIRESHELL®14 milsSpecimen met the criteria set forth in the 2006 IBC Section 803.2.1 and conforms to IBC 2603.9 & IRC 314.3 on a 12' x 8' wood studded room with 5 1/2" of exposed foam in the walls and 10" of exposed foam in the ceilings.FIRESHELL®Intumescent Coating over 5 1/2 inches & 10 inches of 1/2 pcf sprayfoam insulationMet the IBC acceptance criteria defined in IBC 803.2.1
Full Scale Room Corner over COMPOSITE FIBERGLASS over CLOSED Cell FoamF10EFIRESHELL®15 milsSpecimen met the criteria set forth in the 2006 IBC Section 803.2.1 and conforms to IBC 2603.9 & IRC 314.3 over a composite structure composite of fiberglass encasing 2lb foam.FIRESHELL® Intumescent Coating over 4 x 8 x2" thick composite fiberglass on foam wall panels attached together with bolts.No flame spread and no indication of excessive smoke
Full Scale Room Corner over OPEN Cell FoamF10EFIRESHELL®13 milsSpecimen met the criteria set forth in the 2006 IBC Section 803.2.1 and conforms to IBC 2603.9 & IRC 314.3 on a 12' x 8' wood studded room with 5 1/2" of exposed foam in the walls and 10" of exposed foam in the ceilings.FIRESHELL®Intumescent Coating over 6 inches wall & 10 inches ceiling of OPEN cell foamMet the IBC acceptance criteria defined in IBC 803.2.1

ICC AC377 approved Ignition Barriers Test Reports

ICC AC377 approved Ignition BarriersPART #PRODUCTD.F.T.DESCRIPTIONSUBSTRATERESULTS
NFPA 286 with Acc. Criteria AC377 appendix A on OPEN CELL FOAM CRAWL SPACESF10EFIRESHELL®12 milsFlame spread and heat release using Full Scale Room Corner over Open Cell Foam1/2# open cell foam (5 1/2" walls, 10" ceiling) with F10E compared to 1/4" plywood roomsuperior to plywood, room meets AC377
NFPA 286 with Acc. Criteria AC377 appendix A on CLOSED CELL FOAM CRAWL SPACESF10EFIRESHELL®14 milsFlame spread and heat release using Full Scale Room Corner over closed cell foam2# closed cell foam(9" walls, 13" ceiling) with F10E compared to 1/4" plywood roomsuperior to plywood, room meets AC377
NFPA 286 with Acc. Criteria AC377 appendix A BASELINE testN/AN/AN/ABASELINE test: Flame spread and heat release using Full Scale Room Corner over Open Cell FoamFoam (7" walls, 11" ceiling) under 1/4" plywood roomPlywood room fails at 4:29 min