GreenGuard Plygood Sheathing


For Use as Non-Structural Insulating Wall Sheathing

Kingspan GreenGuard Plygood Sheathing comprises 3/8” thick closed-cell polystyrene (XPS). It is lightweight and easy to cut and install. It is designed to be used in non-structural wall areas as insulation with minimal water absorption and dimensional stability to provide a thermal break over wood studs.

Product Information

Property Test Method Value
Nominal Thickness (in)   3/8
Nominal Board Width( ft)   4
Nominal Board Length (ft)   8, 9
Water Absorption, Max.
(% by volume)
ASTM C 272 2
Water Vapor Permeance
(Desiccant Method)

Thermal Resistance, R-value1
(°F·ft2 hr/Btu per in thick)
ASTM C 518
(@75° Mean Temperature)
Thermal Conductivity, k-value
(Btu·in/hr·ft2·° F)
ASTM C 518
(@75° Mean Temperature)
Fire & Smoke
Flame Spread2
Smoke Developed2
ASTM E 84/
UL 723
10 (Class A)

1 Specimens are aged and tested in accordance with the FTC Rule (16 CFR, Part 460) and ASTM C 578.
2 These numerical flame spread and smoke developed ratings are not intended to reflect hazards
presented by these materials under actual fire conditions. All applicable building codes must be followed.
GreenGuard Plygood Sheathing_Product Sheet_US_CA_IMG

GreenGuard Plygood Sheathing Product Sheet

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BIM Objects / CAD Details

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Kingspan Insulation BIM Objects/CAD Details from ARCAT

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