Plantex Root Protector
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DuPont™ Plantex® RootProtector is an air and water permeable non-woven root barrier, making it ideal for horizontal installations such as cycle tracks, green roofs, paths, roadways and drives.
DuPont™ Plantex® RootProtector backed by over 40 years of DuPont expertise and unique technology providing better root resistance compared to other tested water permeable solutions on the market.
No perforations of DuPont™ Plantex® RootProtector after the extensive tests carried out in accordance with CEN/TS14416
No root perforation on DuPont™ Plantex® RootProtector after greenhouse tests during one year against fast-growing roots.
The water permeability of our membrane ensures a free flow of water in the soil avoiding, trapped water, hydrostatic pressure issues & poor load resistance in wet areas which can so often be an issue with impermeable membranes. Improved water, air & nutrients supply, compared with impermeable barriers, allows for a harmonious development of all root system architecture. Allowing efficient drainage helps maintain the stability of foundations, structures, slopes, earthworks and infrastructure.
DuPont™ Plantex® RootProtector is an easy to shape solution which will fit perfectly to the shape of excavated trenches and ditches and is available in widths up to 5.2 m to cover extensive areas with a minimum number of joints.
DuPont™ Plantex® RootProtector is ideal for horizontal installations such as:
- Cycle tracks