Use our search, it WORKS!

Better Business Bureau  
  • > Spec Interpretation
  • > Product Application
  • > Pricing & Availability
  • > Product Comparison


Mirafi® FW 700

Data for Comparison

Mirafi® FW 700 geotextile is composed of high-tenacity monofilament polypropylene yarns, which are woven into a stable network such that the yarns retain their relative position. Mirafi® FW 700 geotextile is inert to biological degradation and resists naturally encountered chemicals, alkalis, and acids. Mirafi® FW 700 meets AASHTO M288-06 Class 2 and 3 for <50% elongation and 15% to 50% and >50% fines for Subsurface Drainage and Permanenet Erosion Control. TenCate Geosynthetics Americas is accredited by a2La (The American Association for Laboratory Accreditation) and Geosynthetic Accreditation Institute – Laboratory Accreditation Program (GAI-LAP). This data sheet for Mirafi® FW 700 is provided for comparison purposes only.

Mirafi® FW 700 Test Results
Property Test Method English Metric
Tensile StrengthASTM D-4632370 x 250 lbs1,647 x 1,113 N
Elongation @ BreakASTM D-463215 x 15%15 x 15%
CBR PunctureASTM D-6241950 lbs4,228 N
Trapezoidal TearASTM D-4533100 x 60 lbs445 x 267 N
Apparent Opening SizeASTM D-475170 US Sieve.212 mm
PermittivityASTM D-44910.28 Sec-10.28 Sec-1
Water Flow RateASTM D-449118 g/min/sf733 l/min/sm
Percent Open AreaCW-022154%4%
UV Resistance @ 500 HoursASTM D-435590%90%

The supplied information is provided as a service to our customers under "Descriptive Fair Use" to show the relationship between our products and the listed manufacturer's products. All values are published on the manufacturer's website per the date listed below. Products are compared using the properties and test methods on US Fabrics' published, website data sheets. As such, not all properties and test methods may be included in this comparison. US Fabrics, its website and products are neither endorsed, nor sponsored by, nor affiliated with the listed manufacturers. All products are registered trademarks of said manufacturers. US Fabrics aims to provide information that is accurate, however does not accept responsibility for any errors or omissions in the information provided on this page or incorporated into it by reference. Please refer to the manufacturer's most recent published data or website to verify accuracy. (1/2017)