Before 1980 building underlays did not exist as we know it. DuPont™ created a synthetic product that could be cut but not torn, and which allowed moisture vapour to pass through but nothing else. Tyvek® was born and after 30 years of category leadership and millions of installations, DuPont™ Tyvek® is still the builder’s choice in the weather tightness system throughout the U.S.A.
The Pink® Batts® insulation team is now partnering with DuPont™ to distribute Tyvek® building envelope solutions in New Zealand. We believe our partnership will bring together proven product quality, experience and a no-nonsense service promise you can rely on.
Tyvek® is manufactured and supplied by DuPont™ Australia Pty Ltd to Tasman as authorised NZ distributor. Information about Tyvek® products has been provided by DuPont™/Tyvek®.
DuPont™ Tyvek® building envelope solutions provide a balance of four properties to maintain the protection, comfort and efficiency of the building:
Defining the difference
DuPont™ Tyvek® is made from single-layer high-density polyethylene composed of millions of microfibres spun-bound in a maze-like structure. The structure and patented technology of the Tyvek® membrane provides
Product range and accreditations
The DuPont™ Tyvek® building envelope solution range includes roof underlays, wall underlays and tapes.The product range is CodeMark certified, offers 15 years warranty and holds Environmental Product Declaration.*
(* Tyvek® contractor tape is not CodeMark certified. EPD not applicable to Tyvek® Metal)
Full technical and application details of product are available at their respective product pages.