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High Rise Flats: Insulation

Question for Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

UIN 5438, tabled on 20 January 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, what the classification was of the (a) cladding and (b) insulation on the Cube student halls building in Bolton which caught fire in November 2019.

Answered on

23 January 2020

The insulation was 90mm thick polyisocyanurate (PIR), we do not have information on the reaction to fire classification of either the cladding and insulation.

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