Division B
Acceptable Solutions

Part 5 — Environmental Separation

(See Appendix A.)  (See Part 10)

[Rev. 2, B.C. Reg. 73/2008.]

Section 5.10. Standards

5.10.1. Applicable Standards Compliance with Applicable Standards

1) Except as provided in Sentences (2) and (3) and elsewhere in this Part, materials and components, and their installation, shall conform to the requirements of the applicable standards in Table where those materials or components areI

a)incorporated into environmental separators or assemblies exposed to the exterior, and

b)installed to fulfill the requirements of this Part.

(See Appendix A.)

2) The requirements for flame-spread ratings contained in thermal insulation standards shall be applied only as required in Part 3.I

3) Where a wired glass assembly is installed in a required fire separation, it need not conform to CAN/CSA-A440, “Windows”, or CAN/CSA-A440.1, “User Selection Guide to CSA Standard CAN/CSA-A440-00, Windows”. (See Appendix A.)I

4) Skylights not covered in the scope of CAN/CGSB-63.14-M, “Plastic Skylights”, shall nonetheless conform to the performance requirements of that standard.I

Standards Applicable to Environmental Separators and Assemblies Exposed to the Exterior
Forming Part of Sentence
Issuing Agency Document Number Title of Document
ANSI A208.1 Particleboard, Mat-Formed Wood
ANSI/ASME B18.6.1 Wood Screws (Inch Series)
ASTM A 123/A 123M Zinc (Hot-Dip Galvanized) Coatings on Iron and Steel Products
ASTM A 153/A 153M Zinc Coating (Hot-Dip) on Iron and Steel Hardware
ASTM A 653/A 653M Steel Sheet, Zinc-Coated (Galvanized) or Zinc-Iron Alloy-Coated (Galvannealed) by the Hot-Dip Process
ASTM C 4 Clay Drain Tile and Perforated Clay Drain Tile
ASTM C 36/C 36M Gypsum Wallboard
ASTM C 37/C 37M Gypsum Lath
ASTM C 79/C 79M Treated Core and Nontreated Core Gypsum Sheathing Board
ASTM C 126 Ceramic Glazed Structural Clay Facing Tile, Facing Brick, and Solid Masonry Units
ASTM C 212 Structural Clay Facing Tile
ASTM C 412M Concrete Drain Tile (Metric)
ASTM C 442/C 442M Gypsum Backing Board, Gypsum Coreboard, and Gypsum Shaftliner Board
ASTM C 444M Perforated Concrete Pipe (Metric)
ASTM C 588/C 588M Gypsum Base for Veneer Plasters
ASTM C 630/C 630M Water-Resistant Gypsum Backing Board
ASTM C 700 Vitrified Clay Pipe, Extra Strength, Standard Strength and Perforated
ASTM C 931/C 931M Exterior Gypsum Soffit Board
ASTM C 960/C 960M Predecorated Gypsum Board
ASTM C 1002 Steel Self-Piercing Tapping Screws for the Application of Gypsum Panel Products or Metal Plaster Bases to Wood Studs or Steel Studs
ASTM C 1177/C 1177M Glass Mat Gypsum Substrate for Use as Sheathing
ASTM C 1178/C 1178M Glass Mat Water-Resistant Gypsum Backing Panel
ASTM C 1395/C 1395M Gypsum Ceiling Board
ASTM C 1396/C 1396M Gypsum Board
ASTM D 2178 Asphalt Glass Felt Used in Roofing and Waterproofing
AWPA M4 Care of Preservative-Treated Wood Products
BNQ NQ 3624-115 Polyethylene (PE) Pipe and Fittings – Flexible Corrugated Pipes for Drainage – Characteristics and Test Methods
CGSB CAN/CGSB-11.3-M Hardboard
CGSB CAN/CGSB-11.5-M Hardboard, Precoated, Factory Finished, for Exterior Cladding
CGSB CAN/CGSB-12.1-M Tempered or Laminated Safety Glass
CGSB CAN/CGSB-12.2-M Flat, Clear Sheet Glass
CGSB CAN/CGSB-12.3-M Flat, Clear Float Glass
CGSB CAN/CGSB-12.4-M Heat Absorbing Glass
CGSB CAN/CGSB-12.8 Insulating Glass Units
CGSB CAN/CGSB-12.10-M Glass, Light and Heat Reflecting
CGSB CAN/CGSB-12.11-M Wired Safety Glass
CGSB 19-GP-5M Sealing Compound, One Component, Acrylic Base, Solvent Curing
CGSB CAN/CGSB-19.13-M Sealing Compound, One-Component, Elastomeric, Chemical Curing
CGSB 19-GP-14M Sealing Compound, One Component, Butyl-Polyisobutylene Polymer Base, Solvent Curing
CGSB CAN/CGSB-19.24-M Multicomponent, Chemical-Curing Sealing Compound
CGSB CAN/CGSB-34.4-M Siding, Asbestos-Cement, Shingles and Clapboards
CGSB CAN/CGSB-34.5-M Sheets, Asbestos-Cement, Corrugated
CGSB CAN/CGSB-34.14-M Sheets, Asbestos-Cement, Decorative
CGSB CAN/CGSB-34.16-M Sheets, Asbestos-Cement, Flat, Fully Compressed
CGSB CAN/CGSB-34.17-M Sheets, Asbestos-Cement, Flat, Semicompressed
CGSB CAN/CGSB-34.21-M Panels, Sandwich, Asbestos-Cement with Insulating Cores
CGSB CAN/CGSB-34.22 Asbestos-Cement Drain Pipe
CGSB CAN/CGSB-37.1-M Chemical Emulsifier Type, Emulsified Asphalt for Dampproofing
CGSB CAN/CGSB-37.2-M Emulsified Asphalt, Mineral-Colloid Type, Unfilled, for Dampproofing and Waterproofing and for Roof Coatings
CGSB CAN/CGSB-37.3-M Application of Emulsified Asphalts for Dampproofing or Waterproofing
CGSB CAN/CGSB-37.4-M Fibrated, Cutback Asphalt, Lap Cement for Asphalt Roofing
CGSB CAN/CGSB-37.5-M Cutback Asphalt Plastic, Cement
CGSB 37-GP-6Ma Asphalt, Cutback, Unfilled, for Dampproofing
CGSB CAN/CGSB-37.8-M Asphalt, Cutback, Filled, for Roof Coating
CGSB 37-GP-9Ma Primer, Asphalt, Unfilled, for Asphalt Roofing, Dampproofing and Waterproofing
CGSB 37-GP-12Ma Application of Unfilled Cutback Asphalt for Dampproofing
CGSB CAN/CGSB-37.16-M Filled, Cutback Asphalt for Dampproofing and Waterproofing
CGSB 37-GP-18Ma Tar, Cutback, Unfilled, for Dampproofing
CGSB 37-GP-21M Tar, Cutback, Fibrated, for Roof Coating
CGSB CAN/CGSB-37.22-M Application of Unfilled, Cutback Tar Foundation Coating for Dampproofing
CGSB 37-GP-36M Application of Filled Cutback Asphalts for Dampproofing and Waterproofing
CGSB 37-GP-37M Application of Hot Asphalt for Dampproofing or Waterproofing
CGSB CAN/CGSB-37.50-M Hot-Applied, Rubberized Asphalt for Roofing and Waterproofing
CGSB CAN/CGSB-37.51-M Application for Hot-Applied Rubberized Asphalt for Roofing and Waterproofing
CGSB 37-GP-52M Roofing and Waterproofing Membrane, Sheet Applied, Elastomeric
CGSB CAN/CGSB-37.54 Polyvinyl Chloride Roofing and Waterproofing Membrane
CGSB 37-GP-55M Application of Sheet Applied Flexible Polyvinyl Chloride Roofing Membrane
CGSB 37-GP-56M Membrane, Modified, Bituminous, Prefabricated, and Reinforced for Roofing
CGSB 37-GP-64M Mat Reinforcing, Fibrous Glass, for Membrane Waterproofing Systems and Built-Up Roofing
CGSB 41-GP-6M Sheets, Thermosetting Polyester Plastics, Glass Fiber Reinforced
CGSB CAN/CGSB-41.24 Rigid Vinyl Siding, Soffits and Fascia
CGSB CAN/CGSB-51.25-M Thermal Insulation, Phenolic, Faced
CGSB 51-GP-27M Thermal Insulation, Polystyrene, Loose Fill
CGSB CAN/CGSB-51.32-M Sheathing, Membrane, Breather Type
CGSB CAN/CGSB-51.33-M Vapour Barrier Sheet, Excluding Polyethylene, for Use in Building Construction
CGSB CAN/CGSB-51.34-M (Amended 1988) Vapour Barrier, Polyethylene Sheet for Use in Building Construction
CGSB CAN/CGSB-63.14-M Plastic Skylights
CGSB CAN/CGSB-82.1-M Sliding Doors
CGSB CAN/CGSB-82.5-M Insulated Steel Doors
CGSB CAN/CGSB-93.1-M Sheet, Aluminum Alloy, Prefinished, Residential
CGSB CAN/CGSB-93.2-M Prefinished Aluminum Siding, Soffits and Fascia, for Residential Use
CGSB CAN/CGSB-93.3-M Prefinished Galvanized and Aluminum-Zinc Alloy Steel Sheet for Residential Use
CGSB CAN/CGSB-93.4 Galvanized Steel and Aluminum-Zinc Alloy Coated Steel Siding, Soffits and Fascia, Prefinished, Residential
CSA CAN/CSA-A23.1 Concrete Materials and Methods of Concrete Construction
CSA CAN/CSA-A82.1-M Burned Clay Brick (Solid Masonry Units Made from Clay or Shale)
CSA A82.3-M Calcium Silicate (Sand-Lime) Building Brick
CSA A82.4-M Structural Clay Load-Bearing Wall Tile
CSA A82.5-M Structural Clay Non-Load-Bearing Tile
CSA CAN3-A82.8-M Hollow Clay Brick
CSA CAN/CSA-A82.27-M Gypsum Board
CSA A82.30-M Interior Furring, Lathing and Gypsum Plastering
CSA A82.31-M Gypsum Board Application
CSA CAN3-A93-M Natural Airflow Ventilators for Buildings
CSA CAN/CSA-A123.1 Asphalt Shingles Made From Organic Felt and Surfaced with Mineral Granules
CSA A123.2 Asphalt-Coated Roofing Sheets
CSA CAN/CSA-A123.3 Asphalt Saturated Organic Roofing Felt
CSA CAN/CSA-A123.4 Asphalt for Constructing Built-Up Roof Coverings and Waterproofing Systems
CSA CAN/CSA-A123.5 Asphalt Shingles Made From Glass Felt and Surfaced with Mineral Granules
CSA A123.17 Asphalt-Saturated Felted Glass-Fibre Mat for Use in Construction of Built-Up Roofs
CSA CAN3-A123.51-M Asphalt Shingle Application on Roof Slopes 1:3 and Steeper
CSA CAN3-A123.52-M Asphalt Shingle Application on Roof Slopes 1:6 to Less Than 1:3
CSA A165.1 Concrete Block Masonry Units
CSA A165.2 Concrete Brick Masonry Units
CSA A165.3 Prefaced Concrete Masonry Units
CSA CAN3-A165.4-M Autoclaved Cellular Units
CSA A179 Mortar and Grout for Unit Masonry
CSA CAN/CSA-A220.0-M Performance of Concrete Roof Tiles
CSA CAN/CSA-A220.1-M Installation of Concrete Roof Tiles
CSA A371 Masonry Construction for Buildings
CSA CAN/CSA-A440 (See Appendix A) Windows
CSA CAN/CSA-A440. 1 User Selection Guide to CSA Standard CAN/CSA-A440-00, Windows
CSA CAN/CSA-A3001 Cementitious Materials for Use in Concrete
CSA CAN/CSA-B182.1 Plastic Drain and Sewer Pipe and Pipe Fittings
CSA CAN/CSA-G40.21 Structural Quality Steel
CSA G401 Corrugated Steel Pipe Products
CSA O80 Series Wood Preservation
CSA O80.1 Preservative Treatment of All Timber Products by Pressure Processes
CSA O80.2 Preservative Treatment of Lumber, Timber, Bridge Ties, and Mine Ties by Pressure Processes
CSA O80.9 Preservative Treatment of Plywood by Pressure Processes
CSA O80.15 Preservative Treatment of Wood for Building Foundation Systems, Basements, and Crawl Spaces by Pressure Processes
CSA O80.34 Pressure Preservative Treatment of Lumber and Timbers with Borates for Use Out of Ground Contact and Continuously Protected from Liquid Water
CSA O115-M Hardwood and Decorative Plywood
CSA O118.1 Western Cedars Shakes and Shingles
CSA O118.2-M Eastern White Cedar Shingles
CSA O121-M Douglas Fir Plywood
CSA CAN/CSA-O132.2 Series Wood Flush Doors
CSA O141 Softwood Lumber
CSA O151 Canadian Softwood Plywood
CSA O153-M Poplar Plywood
CSA CAN/CSA-O325.0 Construction Sheathing
CSA O437.0 OSB and Waferboard
ULC CAN/ULC-S701 Thermal Insulation, Polystyrene, Boards and Pipe Covering
ULC CAN/ULC-S702 Mineral Fibre Thermal Insulation for Buildings
ULC CAN/ULC-S703 Cellulose Fibre Insulation (CFI) for Buildings
ULC CAN/ULC-S704 Thermal Insulation, Polyurethane and Polyisocyanurate, Boards, Faced
ULC CAN/ULC-S705.1 Thermal Insulation – Spray-Applied Rigid Polyurethane Foam, Medium Density, Material – Specification
ULC CAN/ULC-S705.2 Thermal Insulation – Spray-Applied Rigid Polyurethane Foam, Medium Density, Installer's Responsibilities – Specification
ULC CAN/ULC-S706 Wood Fibre Thermal Insulation for Buildings