Simply Indestructible!!! Unbelievable but true, Ecolite is fire resistant, due to its intrinsic non-flammable and non-combustible properties, with a Fire Rating of 2 to 4 hrs. It is virtually impervious to water - can be fully submerged for long periods of time with no affect dimensionally whatsoever. Ecolite is not just termite-proof, it is unaffected by all insects, carpenter ants and wood worms included. It is mold and mildew resistant as it is a non nutrient for mold or mildew. It is also sturdy enough to withstand serious impacts, thereby eliminating the toughest problems facing architects, engineers, contractors, builders and consumers today.
Ecolite is a non-toxic, green, mineral product that can be used for almost every application where OSB, plywood, gypsum or fiber cement board are being considered as a sheathing material, be it residential, commercial or industrial. It is used in everything from backer boards for showers and kitchens, Structural Insulated Panel (SIP) walls for basements and interior/exterior sheathing. It can take direct application of finishes, including tile, decorative stone, siding, paint or stucco and has exceptional bonding characteristics too. In short, it is simply amazing!