Skaps Industries | Geosynthetic Products & Technical Textiles



SKAPS GE-116 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-116 resists ultraviolet deterioration, rotting, biological degradation, naturally encountered alkalis, and acids. Polypropylene is stable within the pH range of 2 to 13.

SKAPS GE-116 conforms to the Minimum Average Roll Values (MARV) listed below:

PropertyMethodEnglish (MARV2)Metric (MARV2)
WeightASTM D 526116 oz/yd2542 g/m2
Grab Tensile StrengthASTM D 4632425 lbs1.89 kN
Grab ElongationASTM D 463250%50%
Trapezoid Tear StrengthASTM D 4533150 lbs0.667 kN
Thickness4ASTM D‐5199175 mils4.45 mm
CBR Puncture ResistanceASTM D 62411200 lbs5.34 kN
Permittivity4ASTM D 44910.57 sec-10.57 sec-1
Permeability4ASTM D 44910.25 cm/sec0.25 cm/sec
Water Flow4ASTM D 449145 gpm/ft21833 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 360 ft.600 sq. yards
4.58 m x 109.72 m502.52 sq. meters