Skaps Industries | Geosynthetic Products & Technical Textiles


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SKAPS GE-112 is a needle-punched nonwoven geotextile made of 100% virgin polypropylene staple fibers, which are formed into a random network for dimensional stability. SKAPS GE-112 resists ultraviolet deterioration, rotting, biological degradation, naturally encountered alkalis, and acids. Polypropylene is stable within the pH range of 2 to 13.

SKAPS GE-112 conforms to the Minimum Average Roll Values (MARV) listed below:

PropertyMethodEnglish (MARV2)Metric (MARV2)
WeightASTM D 526112 oz/yd2407 g/m2
Grab Tensile StrengthASTM D 4632330 lbs1.47 kN
Grab ElongationASTM D 463250%50%
Trapezoid Tear StrengthASTM D 4533125 lbs0.556 kN
Thickness4ASTM D‐5199120 mils3.05 mm
CBR Puncture ResistanceASTM D 6241900 lbs4 kN
Permittivity4ASTM D 44910.90 sec-10.90 sec-1
Permeability4ASTM D 44910.30 cm/sec0.30 cm/sec
Water Flow4ASTM D 449170 gpm/ft22851 l/min/m2
Apparent Opening Size (AOS)3&4ASTM D 4751100 US Sieve0.15 mm
UV ResistanceASTM D 435570%/500 hrs.70%/500 hrs.
Roll Dimensions (W X L)Area Per Roll
15 x 480 ft.800 sq. yards
4.58 m x 146.30 m670.05 sq. meters