Georgia-Pacific Canada - ToughRock® Moisture-Guard® and Fireguard® Moisture-Guard Gypsum Board

ToughRock® Moisture-Guard® and Fireguard® Moisture-Guard gypsum board are backing materials for ceramic and quarry tile, as well as plastic or metal tile in building construction. The product core contains a water-resistant additive that provides increased water resistance. It can be used for...


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ToughRock® Moisture-Guard® and Fireguard® Moisture-Guard Gypsum Board

ToughRock® Moisture-Guard® and Fireguard® Moisture-Guard Gypsum Board

ToughRock® Moisture-Guard® and Fireguard® Moisture-Guard gypsum board are backing materials for ceramic and quarry tile, as well as plastic or metal tile in building construction. The product core contains a water-resistant additive that provides increased water resistance. It can be used for non-tile applications.

The surfacings on both faces and on the long edges are 100% recycled paper. The front face paper, which receives the tile finish, is a green color. The ends are square cut. The product is popularly known as "Greenboard."

Summary

Both ToughRock Moisture-Guard® and Fireguard® Moisture-Guard gypsum board have a noncombustible (as described and tested in accordance with ASTM E 136), dimensionally stable gypsum core.

Fireguard® Moisture-Guard Panels

A specially formulated gypsum core that includes glass fibers enables ToughRock Fireguard Moisture-Guard gypsum board to remain intact during a fire, helping to protect framing members and preventing or delaying the spread of fire. With joints covered, ToughRock Fireguard Moisture-Guard gypsum board will resist passage of smoke. The core has been reinforced with the addition of inorganic glass fibers, increasing its strength.


Moisture-Resistant BoardDimensionsEdgeStandards
THWLTESREASTMFEDERALCSA
ToughRock® Moisture-Guard
Panels are 1/2" in width; and are designed for direct mechanical attachment to wood or metal wall and ceiling framing in non-fire rated building assemblies.
1/2"4'8' to 12'

C 630
C 1396
SS-L-30D
Type VII
Grade W
A82.27-M
ToughRock® Fireguard® Moisture-Guard
Panels are 5/8" in width, with fire-resistant Type X core. Panels are designed for direct mechanical attachment to wood or metal wall and ceiling framing in building assemblies with a designated fire-resistive rating.
5/8"4'8' to 12'

C 630
C 1396
SS-L-30D
Type VII
Grade X
A82.27-M


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Georgia-Pacific Canada
Tel: (800) 225-6119
Web site: http://www.gpgypsum.com





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