Corden EPS Hydrocarbon Barrier – Hydrocarbon and Gas Barrier is a mono layer, high density polyethylene membrane. EPS Hydrocarbon Barrier is specifically designed and manufactured to perform as a hydrocarbon and VOC, air & moisture protection system.
EPS Hydrocarbon Barrier complies with the latest codes of practice as published by BRE and CIRIA. Suitable for use as gas protection for NHBC GREEN and AMBER 1 site characterisations. Corden EPS Hydrocarbon Barrier is also suitable as a hydrocarbon barrier.
Jointing and sealing
It is recommended Corden EPS Hydrocarbon Barrier be heat welded where possible, with welding carried out by competent personnel with suitable qualifications in accordance with best practice, and guidance. Corden EPS Hydrocarbon Barrier should be overlapped by at least 100mm.
If taping joints, only suitable tape must be used, ensuring application with a silicone roller to remove trapped air. Corden EPS pre-formed details or Self Adhesive Gas Membrane are available for sealing around protuberances.
A wide range of accessories is available for use with the Corden EPS Hydrocarbon Barrier, including:
- EPS GAS TAPE
- EPS GRM SELF ADHESIVE MEMBRANE
- EPS PRIME
- EPS TOP HATS AND PREFORMED CORNERS CLOAKS
- EPS PROTECTION FLEECE
- EPS GEO-VENT VOID FORMER (25/40mm)