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16 results found thermal conductivity

29 . Jun . 2017
Thermal Conductivity

The ability of a material to conduct heat.

13 . Mar . 2018
Thermal Conductivity

The ability of a material to conduct heat.

Consumer Goods 08 . Jan . 2019
Consumer Goods
feature: low thermal conductivity of cork

The low thermal conductivity of cork, combined with its ability to store heat and release it slowly, makes it a very efficient thermal insulator, capable of preventing overheating in summer and maintaining a pleasant temperature in the cold winter months.

27 . Sep . 2016
Why Cork 27 . Sep . 2016
Why Cork
Excellent Thermal Insulation

The air inside the cells makes it an excellent insulator, leading to very low thermal conductivity, over a wide range of temperatures.

07 . Apr . 2021
Excellent Thermal Insulation

The air inside the cells makes it an excellent insulator, leading to very low thermal conductivity, over a wide range of temperatures.

08 . Jan . 2019
Pinha

Cork's low thermal and electrical conductivity ensures that you can handle the lamp's shell in perfect safety.

Panels and Composites 09 . Mar . 2018
Panels and Composites
Thermal Performance

Thermal insulation is part of Alucork's multi-functionality and is provided by it’s Core, NL20’s low thermal conductivity - 0,045 W/m2ºC - and long term durability assures an efficient thermal insulation throughout the product life guaranteeing passenger comfort and reducing operational costs with acclimatization.

News 17 . Apr . 2019
News
Thermal Insulation

ACM52 structure has a low thermal conductivity of 0,065 W/mºK across a wide temperature range, resulting in energy savings and reduced condensation. This attribute enhances passenger comfort like no other primary decking material.

Panels and Composites 09 . Mar . 2018
Panels and Composites
Thermal insulation

ACM30 and ACM52 structure have a low thermal conductivity of 0,065 W/mºK throughout a wide temperature range, resulting in energy savings and reduced condensation. This attribute contributes to passenger comfort like no other primary decking material.

News 13 . Apr . 2021
News
Why does cork have great potential in the energy sector?

The main characteristics of cork that we can highlight for application in the energy sector, include its negative contribution in terms of CO2, its resistance to extreme temperatures, chemical compatibility and low thermal conductivity, its resilience, and damping properties.

Facts and Curiosities 12 . Oct . 2016
Facts and Curiosities
What is cork made of?

Cork consists of suberin cells in the shape of tiny pentagonal or hexagonal honeycombs, a complex fatty acid and filled with an air-like gas, which makes up 90% of its volume. It possesses an average density of around 200 kg/m3 and low thermal conductivity.

Articles 22 . Jun . 2018
Articles
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Given its unique cellular structure, cork has a high shock-absorption capacity and thermal conductivity. These characteristics, together with a natural texture and appearance, make cork infills a non-aggressive solution for players, guaranteeing system performance and reducing wear and tear.

News 01 . Oct . 2021
News
ARA Quote

“Cork has been used in the energy market for a long time, but its potential is now more evident than ever. From solar energy and wind energy, to electric mobility, the ambition is, in the medium term, to make this sector one of the main pillars of growth for Corticeira Amorim in the area of composite materials,” says…

Blog 10 . Oct . 2019
Blog
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A more comfortable home, day after day  Once the work is finished, the cork won’t be visible but you’ll feel its benefits every day. Cork’s low thermal conductivity and ability to store heat and release it little by little will prevent your home from overheating in summer days and help maintain a pleasant indoor temper…

Articles 16 . Oct . 2016
Articles
Characterisation

The scope of the summary characterisation is intended to highlight the performance in terms of safety, comfort and durability of Alucork® panels.  The basis of the characterisation is a 20mm Alucork® panel and the typical requirements of end users, such as the national and international rules governing the passenger ra…

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