The Firestone GeoGard EPDM lining system offers dependable performance for largescale, demanding geotechnical applications such as irrigation reservoirs, canals, stormwater management solutions, aquaculture etc.
For more than 40 years, Firestone Building Products has been a leading supplier of high quality EPDM geomembranes which have been successfully installed on many projects all over the world.
Firestone GeoGard EPDM is a strong, durable, highly flexible and elastic geomembrane that provides a dependable waterproof solution, ensuring a long service life in the most demanding applications. It offers unique features and benefits for a wide variety of agricultural, industrial and environmental applications.
- Exceptional longevity
The chemical composition of Firestone GeoGard EPDM (high proportion of carbon black and saturated carbon chains) and the fact that it is vulcanized means that the EPDM geomembrane benefits from an unmatched resistance to UV, heat, ozone, micro-organisms and extreme weather conditions.
- High flexibility
Firestone GeoGard EPDM is highly flexible at low temperatures - even down to -45 °C, and is able to retain these properties after several decades of exposure
- High elastic elongation
GeoGard EPDM benefits from a significant level of cross-linking in its carbon chains, thus the membrane can be elongated by over 300% in all directions without detriment and will return to its original ‘memory’ afterwards..
- High puncture resistance
The highly flexible and elastic nature of Firestone GeoGard EPDM provides excellent resistance to static indentation and puncture.
- High resistance to hydrostatic pressures
Firestone GeoGard EPDM offers almost unlimited resistance to hydrostatic pressure, providing an ideal lining solution for deep, large capacity water reservoirs.
- Quick and easy installation
The installation and assembly of the Firestone GeoGard EPDM geomembrane is extremely simple, delivering a perfect finish. The Firestone accessories enable waterproof details in even the most intricate situations.