Press Release

ICC Publishes New Evaluation Report for Hacker Industries, Inc. FIRM-FILL® Products

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Newport Beach, Calif. (November 14, 2017) The International Code Council® Evaluation Service (ICC-ES) has just published a new evaluation report, ESR-3386, on their website today. ICC-ES also linked the evaluation report/listing to the appropriate section of the 2015 IBC, IRC, IPC, and IMC, to the ICC Premium Access and Public Access code sites. This free service will give more visibility to the evaluation reports/listings and will allow millions of code users of the Premium and Public Access of the codes to see the reports readily. The users include, but are not limited to, specifiers, engineers, code officials and designers.

“We are very pleased to receive this evaluation report from ICC-ES. Having the most current code approvals shows the value and reliability of our products,” said Dean Hacker, Vice President of Hacker Industries, Inc. “FIRM-FILL® Sound Control Mats and FIRM-FILL® Gypsum Concrete Underlayments were evaluated and approved for composition, strength, density, sound transmission, and fire-resistance. They are also specified in more than 105 UL Fire Resistance Designs.”

For decades, ICC-ES has been the industry leader in performing technical evaluations for code compliance, providing regulators and construction professionals with clear evidence that products comply with codes and standards. Having completed thousands of evaluations of building products, components, methods, and materials, ICC-ES has a proven track record of excellence in product evaluations and customer service.