Interior Fiberglass Mat Gypsum Panels: Benefits for Sustainable Construction

Sponsored by Georgia-Pacific Gypsum

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Learning Objectives:

  1. Define interior fiberglass mat gypsum panels and their application.
  2. Explain how interior fiberglass mat gypsum panels fit into the categories of LEED v4 for ID+C and high-performance building design as well as various green building programs, codes, and standards.
  3. Discuss the impact of fiberglass mat interior gypsum panels on indoor air quality (IAQ) considerations, particularly moisture and mold, as well as volatile organic content (VOC) emissions.
  4. Describe how the use of fiberglass mat gypsum panels can improve construction scheduling and project costs.

Credits:

HSW
1 AIA LU/HSW
GBCI
1 GBCI CE Hour
AIBD
1 AIBD P-CE
IACET
0.1 IACET CEU*
AAA
AAA 1 Structured Learning Hour
AANB
AANB 1 Hour of Core Learning
AAPEI
AAPEI 1 Structured Learning Hour
SAA
SAA 1 Hour of Core Learning
MAA
MAA 1 Structured Learning Hour
NSAA
NSAA 1 Hour of Core Learning
OAA
OAA 1 Learning Hour
NLAA
NLAA 1 Hour of Core Learning
NWTAA
NWTAA 1 Structured Learning Hour
 
This course can be self-reported to the AIBC, as per their CE Guidelines.
This course is approved as a Structured Course
Approved for structured learning
This course is approved as a core course
Approved for Core Learning
Course eligible for OAA Learning Hours
This course is approved as a Core Course
Course may qualify for Learning Hours with NWTAA
This course can be self-reported for Learning Units to the Architectural Institute of British Columbia

The use of high-performance, fiberglass mat gypsum offers advantages in the design and construction process. This course examines fiberglass mat gypsum panels, explains their potential contribution to LEED certification and other sustainable building codes and standards, and addresses issues of indoor air quality and construction scheduling.

Interior Fiber

 

Georgia-Pacific Gypsum Dens® Solutions are industry trusted, high-performing fiberglass mat gypsum panels suitable for your wall, roof, ceiling and floor projects. Dens®Solutions carry the mark of our valued heritage in Gold®, our patented color, as a visible standard-bearer of our position as the first manufacturer to create a fiberglass mat board and as a relentless innovator of strength and moisture resistant products for over 30 years. Dens® Solutions answer building challenges with ingenuity.

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