Whitepapers

RCMA White Paper – Peak Energy Demand

This paper addresses the role and impact of reflective roof coatings in mitigating peak energy demand

“Analysis of the Direct or Indirect Measurement of Solar Reflectivity Using Various Non Standard Instruments”

The paper outlines the results of testing, either directly or indirectly, the solar reflectivity of a coated roof surface as defined by ASTM C1549 using instrumentation that is not currently recognized by ASTM Subcommittee C16.30 for testing reflective roof coatings.

RCMA White Paper – Reflective Roof Coatings and LEED v4

This paper, published by the Roof Coatings Manufacturers Association (RCMA), is an update to Reflective Roof Coatings and LEED, issued by the Reflective Roof Coatings Institute (RRCI) in 2012.

RRCI White Paper – Reflective Roof Coatings and LEED 2012

This paper provides a discussion of reflective roof coatings in creating energy, material and resource efficient new construction and renovations as evaluated by the USGBC LEED Rating System in 2012.