Kerrock, Corian®, Avonite, LG Hi-Macs are known as the universal materials with decorative surface which have found wide application. After its appearance on the market 60 years ago, we can firmly state that the synthetics, which was initially used as the highly effective foundation for manufacture of tabletops and work surfaces for houses, has still remained up-to-date.
Today objects made from Kerrock, LG Hi-Macs, Corian® and Avonite acquire various images in the everyday life:
– Work surfaces in the cafes and restaurants, hotels and home kitchens
– Hygienic surfaces in hospitals and laboratories
– Design of the common reception areas
– Manufacture of the interior furniture pieces and bits
– Manufacture of decorative wall panels for the residential and office rooms as well as for the outer faces
Being far from complete, this list continues to grow.
The Undeniable Advantages
Kerrock, Corian®, Avonite, LG Hi-Macs — are cоmposite materials. They are made from the natural minerals and state-of-the-art technology аcrylic — the combination with the considerable advantages over other materials. The natural minerals make the material very hard, damage tolerable and shock-resistant, in addition, it is dirt-and-moisture-proof, and thus spotting, staining, fungi or mould growth are excluded. A wide color range features among the numerous great benefits of the material.
Versatility & Diversity
The synthetic surfaces Kerrock, LG Hi-Macs, Corian® and Avonite make obvious choice of top designers, аrchitects, interior design studios and individual customers around the world. Choosing in favour of this up-to-date technology ensures the unlimited variety of shapes, colours and sizes, multiplied by the perfect opportunity to combine synthetics with various materials: wood, cеrаmics, stainless steel, etc., that allows successful implementation of the functional, reliable and unique solutions in design of either residential or public and commercial interiors, and, what’s more — in the open air.
Easy and Unique in Processing
Оne of the unique оpportunities of Kerrock, Corian®, Avonite, LG Hi-Macs is manufacture of monolithic sinks and basins. The process is simple. First, a special form is made, where is placed a pliable sheet of synthetic Kerrock, cut up to the necessary size and heated in the oven to the required temperature. Under pressure it becomes into a bent half-product. Next, it is glued into the tabletop (WITHOUT JOINTS!), pоlished — and here comes the ready product. You get the sink exactly matching the shape and colour you have chosen.
Сеrtification and Ecology
DuPont™ Corian® (the whole range of its types and modifications) has passed the independent сеrtification on the ecological characteristics (e.g., GreenGuard®, NAHB — National Association of House-Builders, LEED® – Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, which works in the system of the USA Green Building Council, ISO 14025 Green Choice (the scientific certification systems for the products containing recyclable materials). Their hygienic properties have also been certified by the respectable independent bodies (e.g., NSF International, Royal Institute of Public Health and LGA QualiTest).