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Stone wool tile encased within an airtight and watertight inert film.

Features and benefits:

  • Class B sound absorption and B-s1,d0 fire safety.
  • The high performance inert film provides enhanced durability and water-repellence.
  • Hygienic; stone wool provides no sustenance to micro-organisms. This product adheres to microbiological class M1, fulfilling the requirements of Zone 4 (as defined by defined by NF S 90-351: 2013).
  • Easy to clean; can be cleaned with vacuum, damp cloth, and dry steam cleaning.
  • Resistant to disinfection using Hydrogen Peroxide Vapour, with no impact on aeration time.
  • Very good cleanability properties for most stringent cleaning methods.
  • Chemical resistance classification of ‘Excellent’ with a range of detergents and disinfectants – consult manufacturer for details.
  • Does not contribute to the growth of MRSA (ISO Class 2).
  • Compliant to HTM 60.

Application:

Suitable for use in high risk, pressurized healthcare environments where high cleanability is required, including:

  • Emergency rooms.
  • Washing facilities.
  • Intensive care.
  • Operating theatres (client approval required).

Consult manufacturer for details on recommended installation systems.

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Standard product features

Surface finish:

  • Visible side: Micro-textured, white painted, water repellent fleece.
  • Rear side: Airtight, high performance membrane.

Sound absorption:

To ISO 11654: 0.85 αw. Class B.

Reaction to fire:

To BS EN 13501-1, Class B-s1,d0.

Humidity resistance and dimensional stability:

  • Dimensionally stable, even at humidity levels of up to 100% RH.
  • No visible deflection in high humidity.

Light reflection:

74%.

Demounting:

Rockfon tiles with A edges can be demounted.

Air pressure:

Due to its high performance film, combined with HDC2 clips (8 clips per 600 x 600 mm tile), it achieves an air leakage rate of less than 0.5 m³/h/m²/Pa under a pressure range of 5 to 40 Pa.

Cleaning:

  • Vacuum: The surface can be vacuum cleaned with a soft brush attachment.
  • Damp cloth: The surface can be cleaned using a damp cloth or sponge with a slightly alkaline detergent (pH between 7 and 9) without alcohol, ammonia or chlorine (this may render the surface slightly shinier, so a thorough clean is recommended).

Emissions:

Awarded the Finnish M1 emission classification for building materials and the Danish Indoor Climate Label for low VOC emission products.

Compatible edges, grids and systems:

  • A24: Use with Chicago Metallic T24 2890 Click Grid to create Rockfon® System T24 A™ or Chicago Metallic T24 D2890 Click Grid to create Rockfon® System T24 A ECR™.

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Manufacturer

Name:

Rockfon

Tel:

+44 (0)208 2227457

Product reference

Rockfon® MediCare® Block

Module size

[600 x 600 x 25 mm]
[1200 x 600 x 25 mm]

Edges

A24

Manufacturer details

14th Floor,
Chiswick Tower,
389 Chiswick High Road,
London, W4 4AL
Tel +44 (0)208 2227457
Fax +44 (0)208 2227458
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