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One-way sound insulation

 

Installations in the void between the structural soffit and the suspended ceiling, such as piping and ductwork systems, can give rise to noise. In such cases, a sound insulating suspended ceiling system can be used to reduce the noise to acceptable levels in the room below.

One-way sound insulation values 

Laboratory value Rw according to ISO 140-3 and ISO 717-1

Product Laboratory value Rw

Combison Duo A

32 dB

Combison Duo E

33 dB

Combison Uno A

27 dB

Combison Uno Ds

28 dB

In order to determine the noise level generated by a source in the void, you should ascertain the frequency spectra of the suspended ceiling's sound insulation and the noise source.

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Saint-Gobain Ecophon AB 
Box 500 
SE 265 03 Hyllinge

Phone: +46 42 17 99 00 
Fax: +46 42 22 59 29

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