Taiga Hygiene has been developed to meet the most stringent demand on hygiene and clean ability

All Taiga Hygiene items have a special fungicide treatment in the core and on the finished painted surface to enhance the resistance to growth of micro-organisms and ensure regular clean ability. It contains a broad-spectrum antimicrobial additive on the face and the back of the panel that provides resistance against the growth of mold and mildew.

Features & Benefits: 

  • Panels are offered in smoothed Plain and are suitable for healthcare application. 
  • High light reflectance performance 86%
  • High humidity resistant in ClimaPlus, suitable for applications with intermittent heating and Cooling
  • Scores 10 for Mold growth resistant per ASTM D4274 classification
Physical Properties:
  • ASTM E1264 Classification: Type III, Form 2, Pattern [G]
  • Plain finish panels
  • Size 15, 19mm thick x [600 x 600] [600 x 1,200]
  • Edge Detail Trim (Square), Reveal (SLT)
  • Noise Reduction Coefficient (NRC) [0.15]
  • Ceiling Attenuation Class (CAC) [33 - 36]
  • Light Reflectance Coefficient (LR) 0.86
  • Recycled Content [32%]
  • Surface Burning Characteristics per ASTM E 84 Class A, Flame Spread: 5, Smoke development: 20 - Reaction to Fire: Euroclass A2-s1,d0 in accordance with EN-13501-1
  • Thermal Resistance:  0.23 m² °K/W - R 1.3 (15mm), 0.31 m² °K/W - R 1.8 (19mm)
  • Humidity Resistance Maximum 95% RH / 40°C for Clima Plus
  • Weight: 3.5 kg/m² 15mm, 4.5 kg/m² 19mm
  • Mold Prevention application per ASTM D3273-1, Rate 10 per D3274
  • Relevant LEED Credit: EA Credit 1 | MR Credit 4| MR Credit 5 | MR Credit 6 |  IEQ Credit 3 IEQ Credit 3.2 | IEQ Credit 4.6 | IEQ Credit 8.1 | IEQ Credit 9
Applications:
  • Healthcare 
  • Consulting/Patient/treatment Rooms
  • Clinics / Laboratories
  • Schools
  • General Offices
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  • USG Ceilings Portfolio Series- Episode 1 - Installation & Edge Style
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