Welcome to the manufacturing FAQs
Does Jablite’s manufacturing process use a lot of energy?
No. Compared with other insulation materials, the manufacturing process uses only spall amoutns of energy as the Jablite EPS beadt is expanded by steam.
What additives are required?
Jablite uses a bead containing a small amount of an organic compound called pentane (less than 5%) to act as a catalyst to the expansion process.
Jablite Premium has carbon additive to increase its thermal performance.
Jablite Flat Roof Inverted uses a special bead with very low water absorbency of less than 1%.
A Euroclass E 'flame-retardant' additive may also be added for applications where required.
How is Jablite Quality Assured?
All Jablite sites are accredited to BS EN ISO 9001 Quality Management System meaning that a fully audited quality control system is in place.