Nanotech-enabled concrete coating quells heat transfer 20+ percent
- Published: Wednesday, 06 May 2015 16:07
- Written by Concrete News
Sources: Eagle Roofing Products, Rialto, Calif.; CP staff
A leading independent in one of the more specialized areas of manufactured concrete, Eagle Roofing continues regional rollout of Platinum Tile, whose patented, penetrating coating acts as a thermal insulator to reduce heat transfer into and out of a structure. Applied to freshly extruded tile, the coating is a product of nanotechnology, where measurements tend to billionths of a meter.