BS EN 438-4:2016
High-pressure decorative laminates (HPL). Sheets based on thermosetting resins (usually called laminates) Classification and specifications for compact laminates of thickness 2 mm and greater
|Standard number:||BS EN 438-4:2016|
|ISBN:||978 0 580 87152 8|
- 83.140.20 Laminated sheets
This European Standard specifies performance requirements for two types of compact laminate of thickness 2 mm or greater produced by using a high pressure process intended for interior use .
High-pressure decorative Compact laminates are characterised by their aesthetic qualities, strength, durability and functional performance. Compact HPL sheets are available in a wide variety of colours, patterns and surface finishes; they are extremely strong, and resistant to wear, impact, scratching, moisture, heat and staining; and possess good hygienic and anti-static properties, being easy to clean and maintain.
EN 438‑2 specifies the methods of test relevant to this European Standard.