Radiant barrier

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Radiant barrier

A material that reflects radiant heat, typically a foil-faced or foil-like material used in roof systems. Used properly in some climates, it can reduce cooling requirements but has no positive effect on heating requirements.
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Adding an additional layer of advanced insulation with a reflective barrier to the thermal load reduction package resulted in a 53.
Infrared reflective coatings are in demand in a number of areas, particularly warmer climates, because the pigments in these coatings form an infrared reflective barrier in the dried film to help maintain lower surface temperatures on the coated exterior building surfaces, according to Bob Cregg, industry director--building products in the product finishes division of Sherwin-Williams.
That's partly because the white surface of Arctic ice acts as a reflective barrier that shields the ocean from the sun's rays.
The NeoAir is devoid of any heat-retaining foam insulation, relying instead on a reflective barrier to help keep you warm.
The viewer realises that a reflective barrier does not actually exist and becomes aware of a completely different room that is structured in the reflection of the room in which he stands.
Dramatic and functional, where the holographic paper exterior serves both as a reflective barrier (keeping the contents cooler), and makes the package 'impossible' to miss.
When applied, Screen Duo forms a reflective barrier film to protect the plant tissue from damaging UV and IR light to reduce the overall temperature of the plant.
The product is manufactured using layers of reflective barrier film that are sealed into a proprietary design, thereby blocking heat transfer and keeping vaccines protected longer.
AirLiner is manufactured using layers of reflective barrier film that are sealed into a proprietary design, thereby blocking heat transfer and keeping vaccines protected longer.
AirLiner is manufactured using layers of reflective barrier film that are sealed into a proprietary design which blocks heat transfer, keeping products protected longer.
Reflective barriers being installed along the A827 will allow passing wildlife to cross safely.
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