ESD FLOORING UNDER CONTROL THANKS TO FORBO

Forbo Flooring Systems newly created Under Control collection comprises an array of flooring products to help control electro-static discharge in sensitive areas of a healthcare facility, such as operating theatres and pharmaceutical laboratories. The collection features its popular Colorex tile range, refreshed with a new palette and including two new products, and Sphera SD/EC, a technically advanced homogeneous conductive sheet vinyl range. 

 

Completely new to the market, the Sphera range offers two options depending on the performance required for the area: Sphera EC is a permanently conductive solution and the Sphera SD option is a permanently dissipative solution.

 

Alongside the newly refreshed colour palettes for the Colorex SD and EC ranges, there is also a new Colorex Glow option. Colorex Glow is a permanently conductive solution that provides a phosphorescent glow for up to four hours after exposure to a light source. It is an ideal solution for floor safety signage, and to guide occupiers to exits, in case of a power cut.

 

The Under Control collection has been designed to comply with all the ESD and cleanroom standards, including the Fraunhofer Institute. 

 

For more information please visit www.forbo-flooring.co.uk/undercontrol 

Related Stories
Getting tough on bugs
The COVID-19 outbreak has thrown the spotlight on hospital cleanliness and hygiene. We look at how this is impacting on hospital infection control and facilities managers
Importance of workplace design for successful patient care
The architecture and planning of a hospital is of crucial long-term importance to functionality and successful patient care. It forms the basis for optimal hospital processes and, in turn, minimises the workload of hospital personnel. We have been supporting workplace design in the field of acute medical care for over 50 years and truly understand the challenges clinical teams face. With our expertise in complex processes, we are able to work with customers to develop the right concept – so that we can d...
Plan your workplace at the Draeger Design Centre
We’re now running virtual visits!
Bi-OME Antimicrobial Yarn treatment
For those of you looking to increase health protection from the floor up, danfloor's innovative antimicrobial yarn treatment, which demonstrates antiviral properties as well, is applied to a number of our products and offers an ideal flooring solution. Getting to work straight away, the Bi-OME technology attracts the microorganisms in any spillage and starts to break them down immediately, achieving a 4 log reduction of 99.99% in bugs and bacteria, including the ones that cause MRSA, E-Coli and C-DIFF.
TIME FOR A QUICK TURNAROUND
Forbo Flooring Systems’ Fast Fit collection comprises an array of adhesive free products, including entrance matting and interior flooring ranges in sheet, tile and plank formats for maximum flexibility. Providing a rapid and reusable solution, products have been designed to be installed quickly and easily and with minimal downtime - crucial in 24-hour healthcare environments, where disruption and closures are not an option.