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US 120NW

Nonwoven Geotextile

NTPEP APPROVED - GTX-2019-01-295. US 120NW is a nonwoven needlepunched geotextile made of 100% polypropylene staple filaments. US 120NW resists ultraviolet and biological deterioration, rotting, naturally encountered basics and acids. Polypropylene is stable within a pH range of 2 to 13. US 120NW will satisfy the requirements as outlined in AASHTO M-288-06 for Class 3 applications and meets the following M.A.R.V. values except where noted:

US 120NW
US 120NW Test Results
Property Test Method English Metric
Weight - TypicalASTM D-52614.50 oz/y²142 g/m²
Tensile StrengthASTM D-4632120 lbs533 N
Elongation @ BreakASTM D-463250%50%
Mullen Burst(3)ASTM D-3786225 psi1,551 kPa
Puncture Strength(3)ASTM D-483365 lbs289 N
CBR PunctureASTM D-6241310 lbs1,380 N
Trapezoidal TearASTM D-453350 lbs222 N
Apparent Opening Size(1,2)ASTM D-475170 US Sieve0.212 mm
Permittivity(1)ASTM D-44911.70 Sec-11.70 Sec-1
Water Flow Rate(1)ASTM D-4491135 g/min/f²5,500 l/min/m²
UV Resistance @ 500 HoursASTM D-435570%70%
US 120NW Shipping & Packaging
Roll Sizeselect roll size from this list ->
Roll Diameter 14.0 in
Roll Width 12.5'
Roll Weight 172 lbs
Rolls per Trailer 260
Roll Diameter 14.0 in
Roll Width 15'
Roll Weight 200 lbs
Rolls per Trailer 198
AASHTO Drainage Class 3
AASHTO Separation Class 3
AASHTO Stabilization Class 3
French Drain

(1) At the time of manufacturing. Handling, storage, and shipping may change these properties.
(2) Maximum average roll value (MaxARV).
(3) Historical reference values. These properties are no longer recognized by ASTM or AASHTO for geosynthetics.

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 (1/2020).