Rock Mineral Wool - Earthwool RainScreen Slab BGV (Black Glass Veil)

Application

Rainscreen facade insulation

Material

Rock Mineral Wool

Description

Earthwool RainScreen BGV Slabs are non-combustible Rock Mineral Wool slabs, manufactured using our revolutionary ECOSE® Technology and a water repellent additive, and are designed for use in rainscreen façade systems both below and above 18m in height.

Benefits

  • Manufactured in the UK
  • Excellent thermal  performance.
  • Non-combustible A1 Euroclass Reaction to Fire classification
  • Excellent sound absorption characteristics provide high levels of sound reduction
  • Suitable for use on all buildings including those above 18m in height providing compliance with fire related building regulations.
  • Contributes to building regulation compliance without reliance on separate testing or desktop studies.
  • Provides a unique combination of thermal, fire and acoustic performance.

Product

Specifications

Thickness (mm)Length (mm)Width (mm)Thermal Conductivity (W/mK)R-Value (M²K/W)Euroclass Reaction to Fire ClassificationFacingArea Per Pack (M²)Area per Pallet (M²)
10012006000.0342.90A1Faced2.88034.560
12012006000.0343.50A1Faced2.88028.800
15012006000.0344.40A1Faced2.16025.920

Certification & Memberships

Eurofins Gold
Green Guide Rating A+
CE Marking
TÜV Nord

Sustainability

WE CARE FOR THE PEOPLE WHO MAKE OUR PRODUCTS, THE PEOPLE WHO USE THEM AND THE WORLD WE ALL DEPEND ON

Whilst we are dedicated to supplying sustainable high performance insulation solutions for enhanced energy efficiency in buildings, we also continually strive for improvements in our manufacturing and supply chain operations so to improve quality and minimise our impact on the environment. All Knauf Insulation production locations have state-of-the-art manufacturing equipment and meet the highest quality standards as well as they are supported by an ongoing research and development program.

At Knauf Insulation, we have 7 key sustainability considerations:

  • to conserve natural resources
  • to reduce the evironmental effects of our own processes
  • Treating people fairly, along the supply chain
  • Delivering our products efficiently
  • Building a comfortable and healthy indoor environment
  • Performance reporting
  • Recognition
ECOSE® Technology

ECOSE® Technology is our revolutionary sustainable bio-based binder used in the manufacture of all of our glass mineral wool products, and the majority of our rock mineral wool products. invented nearly 10 years ago, it is not only unique, but very much central to our sustainability strategy.

ECOSE® Technology has 5 key benefits

  • A natural binder
  • A lower embodied energy
  • Proven durability
  • Optimum indoor air comfort
  • Easy to handle

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