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Item: 141166

Sheetrock® Brand EcoSmart Panels Firecode 30®

Highly sustainable and ultralightweight 5/8 in. wall and ceiling gypsum panels for interior applications

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Thickness: 5/8 inch

Width: 48 inch

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Sheetrock® Brand EcoSmart Panels Firecode 30® (UL Type FC30) represent a revolution in wallboard manufacturing, significantly reducing the need for natural resources and impact on the environment. These lightweight 5/8 in. gypsum panels are formulated to achieve all of the strength and physical performance characteristics as standard 5/8 in. Sheetrock® Brand Firecode® X Panels, are UL Classified for fire resistance and can be used in any UL Design in which Type FC30 panels are listed.

Main Features

  • Meet Architecture 2030 Challenge for Products
    - Up to 27% less global warming potential (GWP)*
    - Up to 28% less water used in the manufacturing process*
    - Up to 30% less weight reduces transportation fuel energy by up to 20%*
  • Living Building Challenge™ Red List Free
  • Contains 100% USDA certified biobased content
  • Up to 97.3% recycled content (regionally available)
  • Achieved GREENGUARD Gold Certification and qualifies as a low VOC emitting material (meets CA 01350)
  • USGBC® LEED® v4.0—may assist in achieving two additional credits (up to 11 total credits)
  • Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (UL) Classification as to fire resistance—30-minute and 1-hour fire-rated walls
  • Comply with ASTM C1396 specifications for 5/8 in. non-Type X
  • Comparable strength, sag and impact resistance to standard 5/8 in. Type X
* Compared to standard 5/8 in. Type X gypsum panels as presented in the Gypsum Association’s 5/8 in. Type X Environmental Product Declaration (FPI/GA/01/2014) with fresh water usage updated to be in accordance with ISO 14046.


  • Administrative Offices
  • Bars Restaurants and Dining Areas
  • Classrooms
  • Department Stores and Boutiques
  • Dormitories
  • Galleries and Exhibit Spaces
  • Lobbies and Reception Areas
  • Mall Interior Spaces
  • Open Plan Offices
  • Single-Family Residential
  • Traditional Offices


Submittal Sheet PDF 422.7 KB


  • 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.
  • Fire Resistance
    • Fire Rating Firecode®
  • ASTM Classification ASTM C1396


  • GREENGUARD Certification
    GREENGUARD Certification helps consumers choose building materials with lower VOC (volatile organic compound) emissions, which improves indoor air quality.
  • Bio Based Yes

Physical Data

  • Thickness (in.) 5/8
  • Edge Tapered Edge
  • Panel Size 48" x 8-16'

Documents & Files

Submittal Sheets & Specifications

Submittal Sheet (English) PDF 422.7 KB
Architectural Specification (English) DOCX 68.6 KB

White Papers

Sell Sheet (English) PDF 575.4 KB
White Paper (English) PDF 729.3 KB

Catalogs & Brochures

System Catalog (English) PDF 12.7 MB
Brochure (English) PDF 3.9 MB

Installation & Technical Manuals

Installation Guide (English) PDF 7.4 MB

SDS, Certifications & Reports

SDS (English) PDF 85.2 KB
SDS (Spanish) PDF 87.6 KB


Product Attribute Report (English) PDF 936.3 KB
HPD (English) PDF 90.3 KB
Declare Label (English) PDF 159.6 KB
EPD (English) PDF 770.1 KB

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