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Alububble® Black (Code 5050)

Black Alububble® is a radiant barrier material, simple to use and cost effective.

This product is manufactured using a modern sophisticated continuous laminating process which consists of a layer of low density Polyethylene air cells laminated on one side with MPET (foil) and on the bottom side with a black polyethylene layer which provides an aesthetically pleasing finish to the underside.

Black Alububble® uses the thermos principal of providing a reflective barrier along with adjacent air space to keep the building cool in summer and warm in winter.

Black Alububble® recommended for Restaurants, Theaters or where you prefer a black finish, can also be faced with fibre glass and sold under the name Alutherm® FG Black faced.



Alububble® Black (Code 5050) Advanced Benefits and Features

Mostly used as an aesthetic pleasing product and radiant heat barrier.  Can also be laminated to the Alutherm®

bulk product.

Protects your roof space from heat build up due to radiant heat penetration by acting as a heat barrier to protect all services within the roof space from from drying out, cracking and degradation due to UV and Solar heat gain.

An effective water vapour barrier under roof tiles or sheeting.

Improves the performance of bulk insulation by effectively reducing the temperature within your roof space.

Non Toxic

Non Carcinogenic

Does not attract rodents

Has no fibre

Easy to install – No safety equipment needed during installation

Reduces Dust penetration into the roof space.

Environmental Data Table

Recycle ability Waste not recyclable
Roll width and length to suit most applications to minimise on-site waste
Re-usability No, Long life cycle expected once installed
Water Use Not excessive during the manufacturing process
Volatile Organic Compounds None present
Processing Greenhouse Gas Emissions No Greenhouse Gas Emissions in manufacturing process
Ozone Depleting Substances None present in the finished product
Packaging Contains approx 10% recycled product
Packaging recyclable
Transport Product is lightweight, Distribution policy incorporating  the principals of ISO 14001


Alububble Data Sheet 

Installation Guide

Alububble Installation Guidelines

Fire Certificate

Alububble 2906 – 2019 TIPSASA Fire Certificate

Only White Alububble®

tested as the Black Alububble®

will not be any different from the White faced as it’s only a color pigmentation change.

Architectural Specification

Architectural Specifications

4mm Black Alububble® Code 5050, D10 Black bubble bottom with foil backing top

as manufactured by Africa Thermal Insulations +27 11 462 9122

If steel purlins, use in-conjuction with:

·         Black PVC coated straining wire placed at 383mm centres

·         24mm  double-sided  tape

If timber trusses then no wire or tape needed.