Hydroduct® Root Barrier

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Heavy duty polyethylene root barrier suitable for protecting waterproofing membranes from damage due to plant root penetration.

 

Features and benefits:

 

  • Polystyrene has minimal creep under long term loading.
  • Fully compatible with GCP waterproof membranes.
  • Provides additional factors of safety against water penetration through roof decks.
  • Range of filter fabrics to cover hard and soft landscaped finishes.
  • Range of compressive strength cores to suit different loading and trafficking conditions.
  • Provides an efficient, low cost drainage plane to horizontal roof decks.
  • Geotextile filter fabrics prevent soil particles entering drainage core.
  • Rot proof.
  • Easy installation.
  • Provides both water discharge and retention functions for low and regular maintenance green roofs.
Platform Compatible Version Certified to
IFC IFC - 1 2.1
Revit Revit - 1 2.1

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Properties and values

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BOS_General
NBS_Data
Applications
Horizontal roofs and decks
CompressiveStrength
n/a
DrainageFlowAt2%Gradient
n/a
Durability
To be covered within 30 days, predicted to be durable for a minimum of 25 years in natural soils with 4 < pH > 9 and soils temperatures < 25°C
DynamicPerforationResistance
> 26 mm
Form
Filter fabric
Limitations
Do not apply hot asphalt/bitumen to HYDRODUCT® products, not suitable for use with rubber or plastic paving slab supports, at temperatures below 0°C, additional fixings are necessary to secure the geotextile to the drainage core. Contact GCP for further details
PerformanceTensileStrengthMinimum
MD: > 7 kN/m CMD: > 7 kN/m
PhysicalPropertiesDimensionsRollLengthMinimum
25 m
PhysicalPropertiesDimensionsThicknessMinimum
0.8 mm
PhysicalPropertiesDimensionsWidthMinimum
6 m
PhysicalPropertiesWeightMinimum
n/a
RollSize
6 m x 25 m long roll x 0.8 mm thick (40 sq m)
RootInhibitor
n/a
ThirdPartyCertification
EN 13252:2000 + A1:2005
Pset_CoveringCommon

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