Developed using the same 100% pure polyurethane surface as Plush, Gem adds a "linen" emboss and metallic finish, resulting in a combination of fun colours and neutral tones! It retains the same performance characteristics as Plush...acetone, bleach and alcohol resistant...four way stretch...AS1530.3 compliant...and maintains the same environmental credentials!
Austex's commitment to quality is not limited to the performance of their products but extends to the concerns of the environment. Gem is a greener alternative to vinyl (PVC) and leather both in production and aftercare. The unique manufacturing process is like no other synthetic on the market. The ultimate textile choice with outstanding performance in high traffic areas.
Roll Length: 30m
Roll Width: 137cm
85% High Density Polyurethane (H.D.P.U.) 15% Polyester
Test method AS 2001.2.25 (12 kPa pressure)
Martindale 100,000+ rubs
(No significant wear)
A stain resistant barrier that enables the fabric to be cleaned with bleach and low solvent based products.
Meets F.R. standards for use in commercial areas:
F.R. properties: Tested to Australian standards (AS 1530.3)
Spread of flame: 0
Smoke developed: 5
*Fire test certificates available upon request
Greenguard barrier protects against microbial and bacterial growth.
Greengaurd allows the surface to be disinfected by using 1:10 bleach solution
Gem is certified as low VOC and will not negatively impact air quality, making it a great choice for indoor use.
COLOUR FASTNESS TO LIGHT:
Gem is suitable for indoor and outdoor use.
Light fastness rating: 6 - 7
ISO 105-B02-1994 (Grey scale 1-5)
Suitable for heavy commercial upholstery, healthcare and screens.
No solvent based glues are to be used in the upholstery process.
Water based glue is recommended
CARE & MAINTENANCE:
Regular cleaning is recommended to maintain the appearance of the fabric and to prevent buildup of dirt and contaminants. Most stains can be cleaned using warm soapy water followed by clean water rinsing. Stubborn stains - for best results, treat all stains immediately. Wipe stain with cloth dipped in isopropyl alcohol, rinse with clean water to remove any residual cleaning agent and let dry.