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How are geomembranes made?
Geomembranes are made out of a woven blend of durable polymers, layered to increase the material's durability and resistance.Read More
What is a reinforced geomembrane?
A reinforced geomembrane is manufactured out of a woven blend of polymers to maximize its strength and improve its durability.Read More
What is the best geomembrane?
Different geomembranes are best equipped to handle different environments, conditions, and project needs.Read More
What are geosynthetic materials?
Geosynthetic materials refer to a wide array of synthetic polymer or blended polymer materials that contain, control, or direct substances like liquids, gasses, or solids.Read More
How big are geomembrane liners?
Custom made geomembrane liners can be manufactured in a wide array of dimensions, from backyard ponds to empounded dams.Read More
What geomembranes are safe for containing chemicals?
Highly reinforced liners, like BTL's ArmorPro, are best suited for highly abrasive or corrosive conditions, like a highly chemical environment.Read More
What kinds of geomembranes are there?
Geomembranes refer to an array of a combination of woven and layered polymers in order to create a solid, impermeable sheet.Read More
How does a geomembrane system work?
A geomembrane system is made up of many different liners working together to contain or control liquids or gasses.Read More
Are geomembranes used in waste management?
Geomembranes are very often used in waste management in order to control, transport, and contain leachate, runoff, and other wastewater fluids.Read More
Do geomembranes make good pond liners?
Some of the very best pond liners available come in the form of reinforced geomembrane liners.Read More
Can a greenhouse use a geomembrane?
Geomembranes can be used for many different applications within a greenhouse setting.
How are geomembrane sheets connected?
Some geomembranes are connected with adhesive tape, while others require heat-welding by a professional in order to connect their seams.Read More
How do you use a geomembrane?
Geomembranes are used in order to contain liquids and gases, whether to control their flow, transport the substance, or contain it over a long period of time.Read More
Can you repair a geomembrane sheet?
Some geomembranes are easier to repair than others, simple tears or punctures can be patched or sewn; others quickly lose their structural integrity, and need to be replaced.Read More
How do I choose a geomembrane?
Which geomembrane is best for you depends on what you intend to contain, your budget, and how long you intend the geomembrane to last.Read More
How are geomembranes sealed?
Different kinds of geomembranes are connected in different ways; some can be sealed with adhesive tape, while others require a professional welder to melt the plastic and create permanent seams.Read More
How long does a geomembrane sheet last?
Some of the most reinforced geomembranes can last hundreds of years, if properly installed and maintained.Read More
How impermeable is a geomembrane?
Certain reinforced geomembranes are used to house even the most abrasive chemicals, like petroleum, leachate, or industrial tailings.Read More
What's the advantage of a geomembrane liner?
Geomembranes are widely efficient across a plethora of industries; from affordable, easy to install PVC, all the way to industrial reinforced geomembranes used to contain chemical run-off.Read More
Are geomembranes good?
Geomembranes have become increasingly environmentally friendly, efficient, and durable as technology has advanced.Read More
What are geomembranes best used for?
A wide array of industries use geomembranes in order to contain, transport, and control a variety of gasses and liquids.Read More
What is a geomembrane made out of?
Geomembranes are manufactured from a blend of durable, impermeable polymers, such as polyethylene, polyvinyl, or polypropylene.Read More
Do you use geomembranes in a pond?
As geomembranes advance in their efficiency and popularity, they are becoming commonplace in ponds of every caliber and purpose.Read More
What is a geomembrane system?
A geomembrane system involves a series of geomembrane sheets and liners in order to manage and control gas or liquid flow.Read More