Perlite for Non-Evacuated Cryogenic and Low Temperature Service

The physical character of expanded perlite lends itself to a variety of special purposes –including use in insulating cryogenic and low temperature storage tanks, in shipping containers, cold boxes, test chambers, and in food processing. For a detailed explanation of perlite expansion, see info sheet: “Why Perlite Works” in the information library at www.perlite.org Storage temperatures of -150F (-l00C) and …

Perlite Loose-Fill Masonry Insulation

Perlite, an inorganic material, is as permanent as the walls it insulates. The physical character of expanded perlite lends itself to a variety of special purposes – including use as loose-fill masonry insulation. For a detailed explanation of perlite expansion, see information sheet: “Why Perlite Works“ PROPERTIES & BENEFITS Insulation: Thermal performance tests have shown significant energy savings when perlite is …

Perlite Cement-based Lightweight Insulating Plasters

Perlite cement plaster is thermal and sound insulating, fire retardant, and extremely lightweight—weighing approximately 60% less than ordinary sand plaster. Perlite Cement-based Plaster Perlite cement-based plaster can be used on new or remodel work, as a basecoat for stucco finishes, and as a substrate for ceramic tile or masonry veneer. It can be applied over metal or wire lath, on …