Author Archives: John Cowan

ACH Foam Technologies Solves the Rigid Insulation Water Absorption Equation

By: John Cowan, Regional Sales Manager There are several things I think we can all agree upon about rigid insulation. Performance in the field is more important than laboratory results. Stability and long-term performance of R-Values outweighs the published R-Value … Continue reading

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Why 75 degrees is NOT effective for measuring R-value performance

By: John Cowan, Regional Sales Manager Are you curious why 75 degrees is used as the temperature for measuring R-Value insulation levels? Were you aware of this standard? You may be thinking no one cares. If you are a building … Continue reading

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Flawed Studies and Misleading Statements Lead to EPS Ban in San Francisco

By: John Cowan, Regional Sales Manager Last summer the San Francisco Board of Supervisors approved an ordinance banning EPS products to include transport packaging, coolers, beach toys, and other EPS products. According to the Board of Supervisors, this progressive legislation … Continue reading

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EPS and Roofing – A Perfect Pair

By: Steve Del’Nero, Sales Representative – Architectural Products ACH Foam’s EPS has many uses in construction applications but one of the most versatile is using it in steep slope commercial roofing. Adding slope to a roof is very important and … Continue reading

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Foam-Control EPS and Roofing…A Perfect Match!

By:  Steve Del’Nero, Sales Representative – Architectural Products Another year has passed and ACH has seen great growth on the West Coast in the roofing industry. The value that EPS brings to the roofing industry is literally unmatched. Whether looking … Continue reading

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