Georgia-Pacific ToughRock Mold-Guard Gypsum Board

By: Georgia-pacific Cda  09-12-2011

ToughRock® Mold-Guard™ Gypsum Board has a noncombustible (as described and tested in accordance with ASTM E 136), dimensionally stable gypsum core. It has 100% recycled paper coverings on the face, back and long edges; with a green color on the face.

This panel is designed to provide extra protection against mold and mildew compared to traditional paper-faced gypsum board products. When tested, as manufactured, in accordance with ASTM D 3273 ("Standard Test Method for Resistance to Growth of Mold on the Surface of Interior Coatings in an Environmental Chamber"), ToughRock Mold-Guard Gypsum Board scores a 10**, the highest level of performance for mold resistance under the ASTM D 3273 test method.

Mold-Resistant Board Dimensions Edge Standards
1/2" ToughRock® Mold-Guard™
Panels are 1/2" in width; and are designed for direct mechanical attachment to wood or metal wall and ceiling framing in non-fire rated building assemblies.
1/2" 4'

section 7 (C 630)

Type VII
Grade W
5/8" ToughRock® Mold-Guard™
5/8" panel has fire-resistant Type X (as defined in ASTM C 1396) core. Panels are designed for direct mechanical attachment to wood or metal wall and ceiling framing in building assemblies with a designated fire-resistive rating.
5/8" 4'

section 7 (C 630)

Type VII
Grade X

Drill down in the categories below for detailed information, illustrations and performance characteristics for a variety of wall systems and assemblies using gypsum wallboards, sheathing, shaftliner and backer boards from Georgia-Pacific.

The data relating to fire and sound-tested assemblies is based on the characteristics, properties and performance of materials and systems obtained under controlled test conditions as set forth under the appropriate ASTM standard, such as E 108 (fire), E 90 (sound) or E 72 (structural).

  • Wood-Framed Wall
  • Steel-Framed Wall
  • Floor/Ceiling Wood-Framed
  • Exterior Wood-Framed Wall
  • Exterior Steel-Framed Wall
  • Column Fire Protection
  • Beam Fire Protection
  • Wood-Framed Wall
  • Steel-Framed Wall
  • Floor/Ceiling Wood-Framed

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