The underlayment’s low surface pH enhances compatibility and durability of floor-covering adhesives used in flooring applications. Achieving compressive strengths of 4,500 psi, EcoCap™ features fast-drying and quick-setting properties, allowing foot traffic within two hours and installation of moisture insensitive tile within four hours. Other floor covering products can be installed after 16 hours.
Overall, the 75% recycled content in the cementitious binder, low embodied energy and low carbon footprint make this underlayment a highly environmentally sustainable product. Additionally, EcoCap may assist in obtaining LEED credits 4.1, 4.2, 5.1 and 5.2.