Advice for building owners: large-scale wall system test 2
Advice for building owners on the large-scale wall system test with ACM with a polyethylene filler cladding, with stone wool insulation.
Advice for building owners: Large-scale wall system test with ACM with unmodified polyethylene filler with stone wool insulation
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The government is undertaking large scale testing of cladding systems to understand better how 3 different types of aluminium composite material (ACM) panels behave in combination with 2 different types of insulation in a fire.
This note sets out advice to building owners following the results of the large scale test for a wall system including:
- ACM with unmodified polyethylene filler (category 3 in screening tests)
- stone wool insulation.
This should be read alongside the government’s explanatory note on the large scale wall systems testing.