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Industry News and Announcements
>>Sens. Portman and Shaheen, Reps. McKinley and Burgess Headline GEED, Nov. 20
>>ICC Disaster Response Network Supports Communities Damaged by Natural Disasters
>>Learn About Requirements of 2013 ASHRAE Standards at Learning Institute Courses
>>BPI's Building Analyst Testing Knowledge List Now Available
>>Free Benchmarking and Measurement Seminar, Nov. 26
>>Building Science Experts' Session, Dec. 11-12
>>ASHRAE Technical Program Reaches for the Sky with Focus on Tall Buildings
>>Dr. Günter Oertel Dies at 81
SPFA News and Announcements
>>SPFA Completes New Worksite Safety Signs
>>SPFA Finishes Environmental Product Declaration for SPF
>>SPFA Hits 1,000th Test Milestone on Certification
>>SPFA Publishes Cold-Climate Hybrid Insulation Guidelines for Zones 4-7
>>SPFA Committee Updates
>>SPFA Presents at the Center for the Polyurethanes Industry Annual Conference
>>SPFA Commits Resources on Sprayfoam to Homebuilders
>>Start Planning for SprayFoam Convention & Expo, Jan. 26-29, 2014
>>SPFA Publishes New Membership Brochure
>>SPFA 2013-2014 Membership Directory and Buyers' Guide
>>SPFA 2013 National Contractor Excellence Award Winning Projects
>>SPFA Member Benefits
Federal/State Government News
>>States, Local Jurisdictions, Individuals Recognized for Energy Code Compliance Excellence
>>President Obama Issues New Executive Order on Climate Change Adaptation & Mitigation
>>U.S. Senate Begins Process of Reauthorizing Key STEM Education, R&D Law
ASHRAE's Government Affairs Update details information on government affairs-related activities of interest to ASHRAE members and others interested in the built environment. For questions or more information, contact Mark Ames, ASHRAE's Senior Manager of Federal Government Affairs, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SPFA Training & Certification
SPFA Professional Certification Program (PCP) is pleased to announce upcoming SPFA PCP Exam Preparatory Courses, Written Examinations and Field Examinations. New locations are frequently added, so be sure to check www.sprayfoam.org Certification Calendar of Events for the most complete list!
>>November/December SPFA PCP Exam Preparatory Courses, Written Examinations and Field Examinations
>>Spray Foam Coalition Supports SPFA Professional Certification Program
Health & Safety
>>OSHA Schedules Public Meeting on Proposed Rule to Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses
>>OSHA Releases New Resources to Better Protect Workers from Hazardous Chemicals
>>ACC Offers Recommendations to Improve New Worker Safety Tools Released by OSHA
SPFA Member News & Services
SPF-Related Codes & Standards
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Volume XXI, No. 34
Nov. 4, 2013
Current Call to Action
>>DfE Alternatives Assessment Comments
>>ASHRAE/IBPSA-USA Building Simulation Conference Announces Call for Presenters
>>NAHB/Builders Mutual Insurance Company SAFE Awards Now Accepting Entries
>>CPI Seeking Papers, Posters for the 2014 Polyurethanes Technical Conference