Easi-Lite® 30 drywall is a specially formulated 5/8" interior wallboard that is up to 30% lighter than industry standard 5/8" Type X board. Easi-Lite 30 board features a specially formulated core providing 30-minute fire resistance ratings when used in tested assemblies. Easi-Lite 30 is optimal for use in commercial applications where a 1-hour fire rating is not required. Easi-Lite 30 provides similar sag resistance to ⅝” Type X, and is up to 30% lighter.

Technical Information

Easi-Lite® 30 drywall has a fire-resistive, gypsum core enclosed in ivory-colored face paper and a strong liner back paper. Easi-Lite 30 board is available in a variety of lengths and widths.

  • Complies with ASTM C1396, Non-Type X, Section 5 (Wallboard) and Section 12 (Gypsum Ceiling Board); CAN/CSA-A82.27, and building code requirements where a single layer 1-hour fire rating is not required.
  • Easi-Lite 30 has achieved GREENGUARD GOLD Certification and meets CA Section 01350.


For complete installation instructions, please see Install Like the Pros, Gypsum Board Installation Guide.

Warranty Details

Please see the attached document for complete warranty details.

Sustainability Information

CertainTeed takes pride in providing the best solutions to make the spaces where we work, live, and play healthier and safer. This means offering high-performing products that create better living environments.

Our products improve building energy efficiency and reduce building energy consumption for the life of the structure. As a result, they help conserve nonrenewable energy sources, decrease dependence on hydrocarbons and lower greenhouse gas emissions.

CertainTeed’s ongoing commitment to sustainability in our manufacturing operations incorporates the principles of industrial ecology, managing energy and water, and reducing waste.


Our ecomedes Sustainable Product Platform allows you to quickly access the product information and certifications you need, calculate contributions to LEED and other green building rating systems and create and save a group of products using the project feature. The information is free to access and always up to date.

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