HPS5 Protection Geotextile
Application

Typical applications include, but are not limited to:

  • Soil particle filtration and separation in civil engineering applications.
  • Protection of membranes and waterproofing systems.

Description

Thick needle punched nonwoven geotextile manufactured from 100% virgin polypropylene high tenacity fibres containing 1% active carbon black.


Features and benefits:

  • Optimised for maximum strength and performance – not mass.
  • Available in wide widths to allow for minimal construction costs – up to 6 m.
  • Manufactured from a blend of high tenacity fibres.
  • 100% virgin polypropylene fibres for guaranteed durability.
  • Carbon black for UV stability.

General information

Color

Black

Material

Polypropylene

Shape

Rectangular

Size

150 x 6 m

Uniclass 2015

Pr_25_57_65_60 Plastics sheetsPrimary

CAWS

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Specification data - Plastics sheets Enhanced data

Material

Polypropylene.

Purpose

Geotextile.

Standard

To BS EN 13249, BS EN 13250, BS EN 13251, BS EN 13252, BS EN 13253, BS EN 13254, BS EN 13255, BS EN 13256, BS EN 13257, BS EN 13265.

Performance characteristics

-

Tensile strength (minimum)

To BS EN 10319, 30 kN/m.

MD/CMD.

Elongation to break

To EN ISO 10319, 80%.

UV stabilization

To EN ISO 13438, 2688 hours.

Form

Micro-perforated (Needle punched), non-woven.

Physical properties

-

Colour

Black.

Dimensions

-

Thickness (minimum)

4.9 mm.

Thickness @ 2kPa (nominal), to EN ISO 9863-1.

Width (minimum)

6 m.

Roll length (minimum)

150 m.

Recycled content

None – virgin material.

Execution

Consult manufacturer for details.

Product Reference

HPS5 Protection Geotextile

Water permeability

To EN ISO 12956, 65 L/(m²·s).

Weathering

To EN ISO 12224, >90% retained strength.

CBR puncture resistance

To EN ISO 12236, to 5 kN.

Environmental information

Country of material origin

United Kingdom

Country of product manufacture

United Kingdom

Recyclability

100%

Recycled content

0

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