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Item: 8241

Astro® Acoustical Panels

Fine-textured, unperforated and nonfissured appearance offers highly desired aesthetic.

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Item: 8241

Acoustics: 0.55 NRC / 35 CAC

Size: 2' x 4'

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Overview

With ClimaPlus™ Performance
Built to last, these sag-resistant panels also offer mold and mildew protection, as well as optional increased fire resistance. Astro® Acoustical Ceiling Panels are fine-textured, non-perforated and non-fissured panels that are designed for a high level of performance and aesthetics. They also offer mold and mildew resistance, sag-resistance and sound control.

Sound Absorption

0.55 NRC

Sound Attenuation

35 CAC

Light Reflectance

Up To 0.86

Recycled Content

68 %

Main Features

Astro® Acoustical Ceiling Panels offer outstanding stability and classical good looks.
  • Fine-textured, non-perforated, and non-fissured appearance offers highly desired aesthetic
  • ClimaPlus™ 30-year lifetime system warranty against visible sag, mold and mildew
  • Available with High Recycled Content (HRC)
  • Low-emitting product meets CA Specification 01350, California Department of Health Services Standard Practice for the testing of VOC emissions

Applications

  • Administrative Offices
  • Classrooms
  • Corridors and Hallways
  • Executive Areas, Conference Areas and Board Rooms
  • Lobbies and Reception Areas
  • Media Centers, Music Rooms and Libraries
  • Patient Rooms
  • Traditional Offices

Specifications

Performance

  • Sound Absorption (NRC)
    NRC stands for Noise Reduction Coefficient. It is a measure of how much sound is absorbed by a given material. It is listed as a decimal and relates to percentage sound absorbed.
    0.55
  • Sound Attenuation (CAC) 35
  • Light Reflectance 0.86
  • Mold & Mildew Resistance
    Contains a broad-spectrum antimicrobial additive on the face and back of the panel that provides resistance against the growth of mold and mildew. Includes sag-resistance performance.
    Yes
  • Fire Resistance
    • Fire Rating Class A
  • ASTM E1264
    • astm-e1264-class III: Mineral base with painted finish, G: Smooth, Form 1: Nodular; Form 2: Water-Felted
  • ASTM E84
    • Flame Spread 25
    • Smoke Developed 25
    • Fire Rating Class A

Sustainability

  • GREENGUARD Certification
    GREENGUARD Certification helps consumers choose building materials with lower VOC (volatile organic compound) emissions, which improves indoor air quality.
    Yes
  • Recycled Content 68%
  • VOC Emissions Low-emitting

Physical Data

  • Thickness (in.) 5/8
  • Edge Square Edge
  • Panel Size 2' x 4'

Installation

USG Ceilings Portfolio Series: Episode 1 - Installation & Edge Style

It is important to consider which installation method and edge style is right for your project. This video details the options you have when using USG products.

USG Ceilings Portfolio Series: Episode 2 - Performance Features

Consider these performance attributes when choosing your ceiling.

USG Ceilings Portfolio Series: Episode 3 - USG Panel Types

Each of USG's ceiling panels offers a solution for its unique environment.

Documents & Files

Installation & Technical Manuals

Technical Guide (English)
Installation Guide (English) PDF 677.1 KB

SDS, Certifications & Reports

SDS (English) PDF 122.2 KB

Warranties

Warranties (English) PDF 611.0 KB

Sustainability

Product Attribute Report (English) PDF 941.8 KB
HPD (English) PDF 79.3 KB
EPD (English) PDF 853.9 KB

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