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Carthage Mills FX-40HS US Fabric Equivalent is US 100NW

NTPEP APPROVED - GTX-2019-01-294. US 100NW is a nonwoven needlepunched geotextile made of 100% polypropylene staple filaments. US 100NW resists ultraviolet and biological deterioration, rotting, naturally encountered basics and acids. Polypropylene is stable within a pH range of 2 to 13. US 100NW meets the following M.A.R.V. values except where noted:

Carthage Mills FX-40HS is a multipurpose nonwoven geotextile of polypropylene staple fibers which are formed into a random network, needlepunched and heatset for dimensional stability. FX-40HS is part of the Carthage FX-HS Series of nonwoven geotextiles, is inert to biological degradation and resistant to naturally encountered chemicals, alkalis, and acids. This data sheet for Carthage Mills FX-40HS is provided for comparison only.

Carthage Mills FX-40HS Test Data

Property Test Method English Metric
WeightTypical ASTM D-5261 4 oz/y² 135.6 g/m²
Grab Tensile Strength ASTM D-4632 100 lbs 445 N
Elongation @ Break ASTM D-4632 50 % 50 %
CBR Puncture ASTM D-6241 250 lbs 1,113 N
Trapezoidal Tear ASTM D-4533 45 lbs 200 N
Apparent Opening Size(1,2) ASTM D-4751 70 US Sieve 0.21 mm
Permittivity(1) ASTM D-4491 2 Sec⁻¹ 2 Sec⁻¹
Water Flow Rate(1) ASTM D-4491 140 g/min/f² 5,689 L/min/m²
UV Resistance @ 500 Hours ASTM D-4355 70 % 70 %
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