The Flood Cube

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The Flood Cube

The Flood Cube provides protection against flood water in both domestic and commercial properties. Other applications include diverting water flow on roads, building sites, construction sites and to shore up river banks and lakes to prevent flood damage.

 

UK Flood Statistics

  • 2 million people live in immediate flood risk areas or areas that are susceptible to surface water flooding
  • 1 in 6 homes are at risk of flooding
  • 40% of businesses do not reopen after suffering a catastrophic loss after a flood
  • Flooding and managing it costs the UK around £2.2 billion each year
  • The mental health impact of flooding can last for more than 2 years

Market Sectors:

Domestic homes, manufacturing and warehouse facilities, highways, emergency services, water companies, construction and local councils

 

Product Details Composition:

Outer bag material: ultrasonic polypropylene non-woven fabric. Internal material: hydrophilic nano-sap functional material as the main medium

 

Dimensions:

Flat L x W x H 400 x 360 x 30mm Activated L x W x H 400 x 360 x 150mm

 

Weight:

Flat 0.33kg+5% and when fully activated 20kgs+5%

 

BENEFITS OF FLOOD CUBE

  • Cube shape enables most effective barrier construction
  • Barriers can be constructed to 1.2 metres high
  • Carry handles on cubes to facilitate easier lifting
  • Vacuum packed for easy storage of bag before activation, lightweight 0.33kg
  • Weighing 20kgs on activation provides robust flood defence
  • Rapid saturation 3-5 minutes on activation
  • Easy disposal to landspread or general waste stream due to non-toxic contents
  • 5-year shelf life, providing the product remains unopened

 

INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE:

  • Open the outer packaging and carefully remove the Flood Cube
  • Activate the Flood Cube by submerging in water using a sink, bucket, wheelie bin, watering can, hosepipe or even flood water
  • Partial activation will occur in under 3 minutes, fully activated in
  • approximately 5 minutes. Activation time can vary according to water
  • temperature and flow rate. Use fresh water to activate (not salt water)
  • Place expanded bags in position, these can be stacked up to 1.2m high for additional height when required
  • After use the internal non-toxic environmentally friendly material can be dispersed into the ground. The outer sack should be sent to landfill or incineration depending on local government guidelines

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