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US 1540

Woven Filtration

NTPEP APPROVED - GTX-2016-01-084. US 1540 is a woven monofilament filtration geotextile made of 100% high-tenacity polypropylene yarns. This product's Percent Open Area of 10% gives it excellent hydraulic properties, while reducing the chances of clogging. US 1540 resists ultraviolet and biological deterioration, rotting, naturally encountered basics and acids. Polypropylene is stable within a pH range of 2 to 13. US 1540 meets the following M.A.R.V. values except where noted:

US 1540
US 1540 Test Results
Property Test Method English Metric
Tensile StrengthASTM D-4632365 x 200 lbs1,624 x 890 N
Elongation @ BreakASTM D-463224 x 10%24 x 10%
Wide Width TensileASTM D-45952,400 x 1,680 lbs/ft (200 x 140 lbs/in)35 x 24.52 kN/m
CBR PunctureASTM D-6241675 lbs3,336 N
Trapezoidal TearASTM D-4533115 x 75 lbs512 x 334 N
Apparent Opening SizeASTM D-475140 US Sieve0.425 mm
PermittivityASTM D-44912.10 Sec-12.10 Sec-1
Water Flow RateASTM D-4491145 g/min/sf5,908 l/min/sm
Percent Open AreaCW-0221510%10%
UV Resistance @ 500 HoursASTM D-435590%90%
US 1540 Shipping & Packaging
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Roll Diameter 12.0 in
Roll Width 12'
Roll Weight 175 lbs
Rolls per Trailer 244
Roll Diameter 16.0 in
Roll Width 12.5'
Roll Weight 200 lbs
Rolls per Trailer 200
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This information is provided for reference only and is not intended as a warranty or guarantee. US Fabrics assumes no liability in connection with the use of this information (1/2018).