Accession Number : AD0675690

Title :   VAPOUR DIFFUSION AND CONDENSATION.

Descriptive Note : Canadian building digest,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL OF CANADA OTTAWA (ONTARIO) DIV OF BUILDING RESEARCH

Personal Author(s) : Latta,J. K. ; Beach,R. K.

Report Date : SEP 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The Digest describes a method whereby the designer can choose and position his materials so that harmful accumulation of water resulting from diffusion can be prevented. In spite of its limitations, this method provides a basis for judgement on many aspects of condensation control. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BUILDINGS, DETERIORATION), (*MOISTUREPROOFING, BUILDINGS), WATER VAPOR, DIFFUSION, CONSTRUCTION, HOUSING(DWELLINGS), AIR, HUMIDITY, THERMAL INSULATION, WALLS, CONDENSATION, CANADA

Subject Categories : Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE