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.
Submittal Sheet
Green Label Cert
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Information provided are for reference purpose only and due care has been taken to ensure accuracy at time of publication. Products, specifications and requirements may vary according to geographical locations and applications. As each project is unique, please contact your local USG Boral representative for further assessment.