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Eternal Material Sheet Flooring

Eternal Material Sheet Flooring

Forbo Flooring Systems UK Ltd

Eternal Material general purpose vinyl is a modern collection of textiles, metals and stones which create a soft, elegant look and feel. Available in 2 m wide sheet. 31 colours in the range.

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Meets all the functional and practical requirements demanded in such segments as health and aged care, education, office, retail and leisure and hospitality.


High-tech heterogeneous compact sheet vinyl that fits all general-purpose needs in various applications, and offers a choice of metal and stone designs which create a soft look.

Features and benefits:

  • Realistic designs.
  • The majority of designs feature Forbo's proven PUR Pearl lacquering protection technique.
  • Deep lacquering layer helps to prevent the surface of Eternal becoming soiled and reduces maintenance costs.
  • The PUR Pearl finish ensures a matt, natural and authentic look.
  • Coordinated design offer with Step safety flooring and other Forbo ranges.
  • Possibility to customize specific signature designs to your project requirements.
  • Lowest possible residual indentation, as a result of the balanced construction and calendared backing.
  • Easy to handle during installation, and will remain flat and stable in use thanks to the high-tech product construction.
  • At least 60% recycled material in the backing; all production waste is put to good use.
  • 100% phthalate-free and with low-emission levels.
  • Manufactured using 100% green electricity from renewable resources, and meeting all relevant quality and environmental standards.
  • Micro embossing technology reduces the need for chemical cleaning and increases the floor's lifespan.

Suitable underlays:

  • Forbo QuickFit Subfloor System.
  • Forbo Sarlibase T.E. Underlay.
  • Forbo Vinylbase Acoustic Underlay.

Suitable adhesives:

  • Eurocol 140 Euromix PU Pro: a polyurethane resin and hardener, water-resistant two-component PU adhesive.
  • Eurocol 233 Eurosol Contact: a synthetic rubber in solvent, fast-setting contact adhesive.
  • Eurocol 640 Eurostar Special: a superior acrylic dispersion, low VOC-emitting adhesive with a high initial grab.

General information











Heterogeneous PVC to BS EN ISO 10582; glass fleece core.


Ten year


2 m



Pr_35_57_71_67 Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) sheetsPrimary


M50/150 Sheeting

M50/20 Sheeting

Product range

Eternal Vinyl Sheeting

Specification data - Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) sheets Enhanced data


To BS EN ISO 10582 for heterogeneous PVC sheet.

Use class

Class 34 / 43.

Slip potential


Slip resistance value (SRV) (minimum)/ Pendulum test value (PTV) (minimum)

DIN 51130, R10; BS EN 13893, DS ≥0.30.

Recycled content



2000 mm.


2.0 mm.

Colour and pattern

Not required.

13252 grey slate.

42292 charcoal slate.

13002 silver concrete.

13022 beton concrete.

13032 anthracite concrete.

13082 gravel concrete.

12742 light cement.

12732 iron cement.

12752 grey cement.

12762 smoke cement.

13772 brushed aluminium.

13712 brushed chrome.

13762 brushed bronze.

12422 grey textured concrete.

12472 mortar textured concrete.

12492 taupe textured concrete.

10012 pebble stucco.

10032 fossil stucco.

10042 graphite stucco.

12092 neutral stone.

12012 quartz stone.

12032 coal stone.

13312 black marble.

13322 grey marble.

13332 white marble.

10172 natural terrazzo.

10182 colourful terrazzo.

41252 mercury.

41292 charcoal.

41002 snow.

Product Reference

Forbo Eternal Material


2800 g/m².

Dimension stability (to EN-ISO 23999)


Resistance to chemicals (to EN-ISO 26787)

Very good.

Lightfastness (to ISO 105-B02)


Indoor Air Emissions (to ISO 16516)

TVOC after 28 days: <50 μg/m³.

CE Marked to EN 14041

Meets Requirements.

Reaction to fire (to BS EN 13501)

BfI-s1, L, NCS.

Body voltage (to BS EN 1815)

<2 kV.

Thermal conductivity (to BS EN 12524)

0.25 W/m·K.

UKSRG pendulum test

PTV >50 (dry).

Wear layer

0.7 mm.

Environmental information

Contains Red List materials


Country of material origin


Country of product manufacture


Embodied carbon

14.1 kgCO2 eq m²



Recycled content

18 %

Digital objects

Platform Compatible Version Certified to


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