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1.4 DEFINITIONS

    A.  Radiant Barrier System (RBS):  Radiant barrier material
        is sight-exposed to building interior, not concealed in
        system by subsequent building finishes.

    B.  Reflective Insulation System (RIS):  Reflective
        insulation material is concealed in system by subsequent
        building finishes; additionally, RIS incorporates air
        spaces between the two reflective surfaces.

1.5 SUBMITTALS

    A.  Submit under provisions of Section 01300.

    B.  Product Data:  Manufacturer's descriptive literature for
        reflective insulation material; indicate compliance to
        specified product characteristics, including
        documentation of code compliance, if documentation is
        required.

    C.  Verification Samples:  Two samples, minimum size 8 inches
        (203 mm) square, of actual products to be installed.

    D.  Quality Assurance Submittals:  Manufacturer's printed
        installation instructions for each indicated project
        condition; include recommended fastening materials and
        techniques.

1.6 QUALITY ASSURANCE

    A.  Regulatory Requirements:  Reflective Insulation/Radiant
        Barrier Material approved for indicated use by the
        following:
        1. Canadian Building Authority.
        2. California Code Regulations.
        3. City of Los Angeles CA Code Regulations.
        4. Dade County, Florida Acceptance No. 98-0413.01
        5. SBCCI Report NO: 2053

    B.  Mark materials to indicate code compliance in accordance
        with requirements of regulating authority before delivery
        of materials to project site.

1.7 DELIVERY, STORAGE, AND HANDLING

    A.  Store products of this section in manufacturer's unopened
        packaging until installation; maintain storage conditions
        recommended by manufacturer.  Store in clean, dry area.
        Do not expose to rain, dew, or snow while still in roll
        form.

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