Skaps Industries | Geosynthetic Products & Technical Textiles


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SKAPS GE-114 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-114 resists ultraviolet deterioration, rotting, biological degradation, and naturally encountered alkalis, and acids. Polypropylene is stable within the pH range of 2-13.

SKAPS GE-114 conforms to the Minimum Average Roll Values (MARV) listed below:

PropertyMethodEnglish (MARV2)Metric (MARV2)
WeightASTM D 526114 oz/yd2475 g/m2
Grab Tensile StrengthASTM D 4632390 lbs1.73 kN
Grab ElongationASTM D 463250%50%
Trapezoid Tear StrengthASTM D 4533135 lbs0.60 kN
Thickness4ASTM D‐5199135 mils3.43 mm
CBR Puncture ResistanceASTM D 62411045 lbs4.65 kN
Permittivity4ASTM D 44910.64 sec-10.64 sec-1
Permeability4ASTM D 44910.25 cm/sec0.25 cm/sec
Water Flow4ASTM D 449150 gpm/ft22037 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 390 ft.650 sq. yards
4.58 m x 118.87 m544.42 sq. meters