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Gyproc FireStop MR (Moisture Resistance) Board

Gyproc FireStop MR (Moisture Resistance) Board

by Saint-Gobain Gyproc Middle East FZE

  • Gyproc FireStop MR (Moisture Resistance) BoardSaves energy
  • Gyproc FireStop MR (Moisture Resistance) BoardSaves water
  • Gyproc FireStop MR (Moisture Resistance) BoardMinimizes waste
  • Gyproc FireStop MR (Moisture Resistance) BoardRecycled content
  • Gyproc FireStop MR (Moisture Resistance) BoardVOC content
  • Gyproc FireStop MR (Moisture Resistance) BoardProduct durability
  • N/A
  • N/A
  • N/A
  • 1-5%
  • N/A
  • 26 - 50 years

What is it

Gyproc FireStop MR plasterboard consists of an aerated gypsum core with glass fibre and water repellent additives encased in, and firmly bonded to, strong moisture resistant paperliners that are pink in colour. Gyproc FireStop MR plasterboard is available in 12.5 and 15mm thickness and are suitable for drylining internal surfaces.


Where can it be used

Gyproc FireStop MR plasterboard is used in Gyproc partitions where increased fire protection is required combined with moisture performance. Gyproc FireStop MR can be finished using Gyproc Fibre Tape or Gyproc Paper Tape and Gyproc Jointing Compound. Suitable for Direct decoration.


Why is it green

Gyproc plasterboards are made in the UAE in a state of the art, energy efficient, facility that opened in April 2010. Sustainability is a key priority for Gyproc which is why all Gyproc plasterboards are encased in paper that is 100% recycled.

In addition Gyproc consistently review plant performance and have reduced water consumption, introduced energy optimisation and now utilise waste heat from the manufacturing process elsewhere in the factory. Gyproc plasterboards can be recycled at end of life.


Other information

Gyproc FireStop MR plasterboard is manufactured to following standards:

  • British Standard BS1230 – Type 3, 4 & 5
  • European Standard EN520 – Type F & H1
  • American Standard ASTM C1396 – Type X & Section 7

Green attributes

  • Gyproc FireStop MR (Moisture Resistance) BoardSaves energy
  • Gyproc FireStop MR (Moisture Resistance) BoardSaves water
  • Gyproc FireStop MR (Moisture Resistance) BoardMinimizes waste
  • Gyproc FireStop MR (Moisture Resistance) BoardRenewable energy
  • Gyproc FireStop MR (Moisture Resistance) BoardVOC content
  • Gyproc FireStop MR (Moisture Resistance) BoardRecycled content
  • Gyproc FireStop MR (Moisture Resistance) BoardReusable
  • N/A
  • N/A
  • N/A
  • 0%
  • N/A
  • 1-5%
  • N/A
  • Gyproc FireStop MR (Moisture Resistance) BoardBiobased content
  • Gyproc FireStop MR (Moisture Resistance) BoardFormaldehyde content
  • Gyproc FireStop MR (Moisture Resistance) BoardRecycled packaging
  • Gyproc FireStop MR (Moisture Resistance) BoardDurability
  • Gyproc FireStop MR (Moisture Resistance) BoardAvailability
  • Gyproc FireStop MR (Moisture Resistance) BoardEmbodied carbon
  • Gyproc FireStop MR (Moisture Resistance) BoardCode of conduct
  • 0%
  • N/A
  • No Packaging
  • 26 - 50 years
  • Less than 1 week
  • N/A
  • Yes

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Saint-Gobain Gyproc Middle East FZE

Tiffany Tower, Office 4001, JLT
261107 Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Telephone : +971 4 450 2315
Fax : +971 4 8837005
Company Website : www.gyproc.ae
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