terapro® stopracine

terapro® stopracine provides an all-in-one anti-root geocomposite for use horizontally or vertically to effectively prevent the spread of roots from deforming and weakening pavements. This innovative product addresses the challenges associated with root intrusion in various applications, ensuring the durability and stability of surfaces. 

Ideal for use beneath bike paths, pedestrian walkways, playgrounds, light pavements, forest trails. 

Engineered with precision, the terapro® stopracine is a solution to root-related issues, contributing to the longevity and resilience of infrastructure. Whether it’s safeguarding pathways frequented by pedestrians and cyclists, this geocomposite demonstrates its adaptability and effectiveness. 

By choosing terapro® stopracine, you’re investing in a durable and efficient solution to combat root-related damage.


  • terapro® stopracine is used under bicycle paths, pedestrian lanes, play areas, light pavements and forest paths


  • terapro® stopracine is economical, and easy and quick to install
  • flexible, waterproof and continuous, terapro® stopracine stops roots from passing through toward surfacing courses so as to maintain good trafficability of light road systems
  • the layers joined together at manufacturing in the factory to eliminate the need for successive laying of geotextiles and geomembranes and do not slip relative to one another during backfilling
  • the terapro® range is broad, allowing you to find the appropriate product for your needs


The product consists of needle-punched, nonwoven polypropylene puncture-resistant protective geotextiles, joined in a factory to a waterproof polyethylene sheet by a hot-melt process.

Installation technique

  • prepare a clean, graded, compacted and drained earthworks base with no protruding elements
  • prepare a layout drawing to limit jointing and cutting out
  • unroll terapro® stopracine on the ground with a pole and a machine, or by hand, or use a lifting beam
  • adjust the fit to the earthworks profile, cut out by cutting disc and if necessary peg terapro® stopracine with concrete reinforcing bars on the edges of the area to hold it in position during backfilling and compact the materials
  • please contact teragéos for any installation advice or technical assistance for bonding


  • terapro® stopracine is available in widths of 1, 2 and 4m and 50m lengths; other sizes on request.

Additional information

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