Sign Up to Our Newsletter

Open

Product by Category > Geotextiles > ACETex® Protect


Use & Purpose

  • Reinforcement
  • Separation

Highlights

General Information

ACETex® Protect is a woven geotextile made from durable high tenacity polypropylene fibres. The product has
been designed with high tensile strength and at moderate strain levels. The product has been manufactured
with additional additives to create a durable cover fabric.

Applications
ACETex® Protect is a woven geotextile that has been designed for specific applications requiring a well stabilised
cover fabric.

Typical applications are in landfills, where a geomembrane may require the additional assistance of a
sacrificial stable geotextile placed over the underlying geomembrane (primary containment layer) to assist
against UV membrane deterioration until such time as the landfill waste reaches a level such that full and
permanent cover is achieved.

Over 90% strength retention is achieved by ACETex Protect when tested in accordance with accelerated
weathering tests- ASTM D4355. Global Synthetics are willing to assist you in determining the suitability of
this product for your landfill project. Inter face shear testing has been carried out against both smooth and
textured geomembrane surfaces.

For further information please refer to the Technical Document located on your right.

 




Latest Posts

March 28th, 2018

How Geosynthetics work in Construction on Soft Soils?

Geosynthetics are mainly used in stabilisation applications to facilitate the construction work. Even if the finished pavement can be supported by the subgrade, it may be difficult or sometimes...

Read More
February 22nd, 2018

Why GALFAN® is considered the breakthrough coating.

The most commonly used metallic coating for the corrosion protection of steel wire, sheet and structural products is Zinc.  Zinc coating offers a good combination of galvanic and barrier...

Read More
January 31st, 2018

Lesson 101 on Geogrids

UNDERSTANDING THE BASICS OF GEOGRIDS The selection of the appropriate geogrid is a function of the application. So many people forget the basics and get confused by manufacturers quoting...

Read More
December 7th, 2017

The Differences between Non Woven Geotextiles and Woven Geotextiles

Lets firstly look at what is a geotextile? Geotextiles are a permeable synthetic textile material, made from either polypropylene or polyester. Geotextiles have had a long history of use in...

Read More


If you would like further information
about any of our products please

Contact Us
Contact Us