Cement particleboard by Cembrit is manufactured by mixing fine wood particles, cement and mineralising agents. Stronger and less absorbent than timber and plasterboard panel products, it combines the strength of cement with the flexibility of wood. Preserved in a maturing store and passed through a conditioning chamber to ensure the moisture content is at equilibrium. Provides coverage of 2.88m2.
- Used as the internal skin of an external wall in rainscreen cladding systems
- Heat and moisture resistant
- Classified as Class O material passing the 1 hour and 2 hours fire rating test according to BS 476 Part 6, 7 and 22
- Saves energy
- Fungi cultures do not develop
- Conforms to BS EN 634