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Application

  • Air ducts.
  • Advertising and signage.
  • Applications in chemical plants.
  • Healthcare.
  • Food industries.
  • Education.
  • Hospitality industry.
  • Sterile surfaces.
  • Wall cladding.

Description

A flat, UV-stabilized uPVC sheet that is easily formed and fabricated and is ideal for a wide variety of applications including internal cladding for healthcare, education, commercial and food industries. PALOPAQUE™ makes an excellent printing substrate for the advertising and signage industries and is suitable for digital or traditional printing. Additional anti-microbial, Anti-static and Fire resistant Low Smoke properties are available.

Features/ Benefits:

  • Available as a complete cladding system.
  • Easily fabricated and thermoformed.
  • Excellent chemical resistance.
  • Glossy, matte or Hair-Cell surfaces.
  • High electrical and thermal insulation.
  • High fire rating: self extinguishing.
  • High impact strength.
  • Non-toxic.
  • Fully colour matched accessories available including profiles, sealants and weld rods.
  • Food contact approved.
  • Potable water contact approved.

Additional performance:

  • Palopaque™ HYG - Active anti-microbial incorporating silver ion technology.
  • Palopaque™AS - Anti-static properties for use in clean rooms and ESD free areas.
  • Palopaque™ LS - An advanced Low Smoke producing grade Achieving Fire test rating of BS EN 13501 B-s2-d0.

Applications:

  • Air ducts.
  • Advertising and signage.
  • Applications in chemical plants.
  • Healthcare.
  • Food industries.
  • Education.
  • Hospitality industry.
  • Sterile surfaces.
  • Wall cladding.

General information
Finish

Glossy

Standard.

Hair-Cell

Matte

Uniclass 2015 Plastics sheet wall claddings (Pr_25_71_14_62)
Specification data
Product Reference

PALOPAQUE™

PALOPAQUE™AS

PALOPAQUE™HYG

PALOPAQUE™LS

Size (w x l)

1000 x 2000 mm

Available 1–10 mm in thickness.

1220 x 2440 mm

Available 1–15 mm in thickness.

1500 x 3000 mm

Available 1–6 mm in thickness.

2000 x 3000 mm

Available 1–4 mm in thickness.

Special order

Custom sizes are available subject to minimum order, contact manufacturer for more information.

Thickness

Insert requirement.

Finish

Glossy

Standard.

Hair-Cell

Matte

Colour matched connecting profiles

Insert requirements; consult manufacturer's literature for more information.

Colour Matched sealants

Insert requirements; consult manufacturer's literature for more information.

Colour matched weld rods

Insert requirements; consult manufacturer's literature for more information.

Standard product features

Technical properties:

  • Density: 1.4 g/cm³.
  • Elongation (10 mm/min): 3% (at yield), 140% (at break).
  • Fire resistance (to BS EN 13501): B, s3, d0. PALOPAQUE™ LS B-s2-d0.
  • Flexural modulus (1.3 mm/min): 2700 MPa.
  • Flexural strength (1.3 mm/min): 80 MPa.
  • Service temperature: -10 to +50°C.
  • Tensile modulus of elasticity (1 mm/min): 2900 MPa.
  • Tensile strength (10 mm/min): 52 MPa (at yield), 50 MPa (at break).
  • Thermal conductivity: 0.15 W/mK.
  • Coefficient of linear thermal expansion: 6.7 x 10-5 cm/°C.
  • Water adsorption: ≤0.1%.
  • Impact strength: >20 kJ/m².
  • Surface resistivity: >10E14 Ω - PALOPAQUE™AS - <10E10 Ω.
  • PALOPAQUE™ HYG antimicrobial performance JIZ z2801 ISO 22196 Log 3 kill with S. Aureus and E. Coli.

Product Options

Colour:

Available in Avocado, Beige 1015, Beige Cream, Black, Cream, Crimson Pink, Dark Grey, Dark Pink, Deep Ice, Desert Sand, Green Grape, Grey Cream, Light Blue, Light Grey, Light Pink, Light Pistachio, Light Turquoise, Lilac, Medium Grey, Mink, Mouse Grey, Ocean Blue, Off White 9016, Orange, Red, Red Wine, STD White or Stone.

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