NON WOVEN – ENVIRONMENTAL BENEFITS
Non Woven Base – 45% of Non Woven is wood pulp (cellulose fibres), which is a natural fibre, which is completely biodegradable and comes from FSC certified Forests (well managed Forests). 15% of Non woven is polyester fibres, there is a mixture of Aliphatic (biodegradable) and Aromatic (non degradable) fibres. To summarise a high percentage of non woven is biodegradable. Non woven is also recyclable and goes into the ‘Mixed Paper Range.’
Furthermore, through its construction of Wood pulp and Polyester fibres and no top vinyl coating, it can also be described as breathable allowing the wall to breath allowing no build-up of moistures or fumes.
Printing Inks – all our inks are Acrylic and are classed as water based, non-toxic and very low in VOC’s (Volatile Organic Compounds). The positive characteristics of Acrylic inks are they have little or no fumes, quick drying times, environmentally safe, water clean-up and long lasting colourfastness
Your Wallcoverings pass the British Fire Standards to a Class ‘0’ level and the CE European Fire standard En15102 to a B s1 d0 level which mean they can be hung anywhere within a commercial building.