DragonBoard USA submitted standard 9/16" and 11/16' DragonBoard construction panels to Southwest Research Institute's Fire Technology Department for additional testing. These tests are designed to measure Floor/Ceiling fire protection as required by New York City's Housing Preservation Dept. Tests require a 2-Hour fire separation over wood framing (wood is common in many of NYC's historic and non-historic edifices. DRAGONBOARD exceeded the 2-hour requirement, withstanding temperature exceeding 1850 degrees F.
DragonBoard is a U.S. patented, UL approved fire resistant, water resistant, high-impact construction panel that is well-suited for both interior and exterior sheathing applications. With its mold resistant, fire resistant and high impact properties, DragonBoard should be used whenever there is a high value placed on a building’s contents and equipment or when health and safety concerns exist.