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Separating Cool Roofing Facts From Myths

Chemical Fabrics and Film Association - Vinyl Roofing Division

Description: White roofs made of vinyl can reflect three-quarters or more of the sun’s rays and emit 70% or more of the solar radiation absorbed by the building envelope. Despite protecting and keeping buildings cool in all climates around the world for decades, misconceptions about the energy impact of cool roofs still exist. This course uses the fundamental science behind cool roofs to address alleged issues concerning the performance of cool roof products.

Sponsor: Chemical Fabrics and Film Association - Vinyl Roofing Division

Presented by: Keith Gere PE, Chemical Fabrics and Film Association

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