This rigid fiberglass board is used for applications requiring an exposed black faced sound-absorbing insulation. AcoustaBoard™ Black has an abuse-resistant nonwoven facing that is fully bonded to the insulation; delaminating is not an issue with this product. It is widely used to improve acoustics in theaters, sounds studios, entertainment facilities and interior spaces. This product is ideal for interiors that are meant to be dark. AcoustaBoard™ Black controls reverberation time, reduces noise levels and eliminates echoes. It is lightweight, easy to fabricate and install and carries a ClassA/Class I fire hazard classification of 25/50 for exposed applications. 


  • Deep black facing
  • Mat facing fully bonded to core, no delamination
  • Controls room reverberation, reducing noise levels, eliminating echoes
  • Ideal when interior is to be dark
  • Lightweight; easily fabricated and installed
  • Will not rot or mildew; resists fungal growth


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Technical Information

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CertaPro AcoustaBoard Black can be installed rapidly and is easily cut to fit around obstructions and structural members. The black faced side of the board should be installed toward the interior side of the structure. AcoustaBoard Black insulation is applied to spandrel, pre-cast concrete panels, and to gypsum board surfaces with adhesives or mechanical fasteners. Boards may also be installed using hat channels or Z studs. These installation recommendations are general in nature. Other methods are acceptable. Please consult local building codes for recommendations best suited to the application.

Warranty Details

Please refer to CertaPro ™ Commercial Limited One-Year Fiber Glass Insulation Warranty. In as much as CertainTeed has no control over the installation design, installation workmanship, accessory materials, or conditions of application, CertainTeed does not warrant the performance or results of any installation containing its products.

Sustainability Information

CertainTeed insulation 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 foreign oil and lower greenhouse gas emissions. In addition, the recycled content of CertainTeed fiberglass insulation meets the EPA minimum Recovered Material Guideline for fiberglass products consisting of preconsumer and post-consumer glass cullet. CertainTeed Sustainable Insulation is GREENGUARD Gold Certified for low chemical emissions into indoor air during product usage.

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