USG Boral Wetstop™

USG Boral Wetstop™ Plasterboard is manufactured from a specially formulated moisture-resistant core, encased in recycled face and back papers that form a high strength composite design. The panels have tapered long edges for easy finishing when used with USG Boral’s joint compounds.

Features

  • Specially treated gypsum core that provides additional protection from dampness compared to regular plasterboards.
  • Complies with international standards such as BS EN 520 or equivalent local standard for physical properties classification and moisture resistance for gypsum boards, as well as BS 476 for non-combustibility.
  • Designed to meet regulatory requirements for wet area applications such as bathrooms, pantries and kitchen areas.

 

Recommended Usage

  • Areas where moisture-resistance is desired.
  • Can be used as an interior tile substrate in dry location or areas with limited water exposure.

 

Additional Information


  • Resists Water: Moisture-resistant core.
  • Easy to Install: Scores and snaps easily. Manufactured with a long recessed edge, which is easily installed and finishes similar to regular plasterboard.
  • Tiled Finish: Tiles up to 32 kg/m2 may be directly adhered using the approved water-proof ceramic tile adhesive.

Technical Data and Notes


USG Boral Wetstop™ Plasterboard


*Custom lengths available. Please contact your local USG Boral office.


Physical Properties

USG Boral Wetstop™ HD 9.5/12.5 mm

  • Weight (kg/m2): 6.60/8.60
  • Thickness (mm): 9.0/12.5
  • Width (mm): 1220
  • Length (mm)*: 1830, 2440, 2745
  • Edges: Tapered
  • Face Paper Colour: Green
Applications
  • Areas where moisture-resistance is desired.
  • Can be used as an interior tile substrate in dry location or areas with limited water exposure.
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