EPDM (Rubber Roofing)is an extremely durable synthetic rubber roofing membrane (ethylene propylene diene terpolymer) widely used for flat to low-slope roofs. EPDM is not only used every where in the United States it is one of the most commonly used commercial flat roofing systems worldwide.
EPDM has two primary ingredients,ethylene and propylene, that are derived from oil and natural gas. EPDM is available in either a black or white membrane, and comes in a variety of widths, ranging from 7.5 feet to 50, as well as two thicknesses, 45 and 60 mils. EPDM can be installed either fully adhered, mechanically attached or ballasted, with the seams of the roofing system sealed with either a liquid adhesives or a specially formulated adherent tape.
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