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What is the LVT floor?
LVT floor origin
LVT floor belongs to the branch of PVC floor. It is a new type of light body floor decoration material which is very popular in the world today, also known as "light body floor material". PVC (poly vinyl chloride), Chinese Name: plastic floor, PVC floor is a new light decorative material made of PVC resin powder, plasticizer, stone powder, stabilizer and other raw materials through extrusion, hot pressing, tempering, film coating and other processes. At present, several common subdivisions are PVC / LVT / WPC / SPC, and the main differences are as follows:
PVC: poly vinyl chloride, is a pure plastic, commonly known as plastic floor
LVT: luxury vinyl tile, commonly known as elastic floor with less stone powder and more plastic
WPC: wood plastic composite, wood powder and plastic, commonly known as wood plastic floor
SPC: stone plastic composite, which is commonly known as stone plastic floor with more stone powder and less plastic
PVC flooring has excellent environmental protection performance, zero formaldehyde, and does not need to cut down wood. It can also be recycled and reused, with high sustainable development. PVC flooring originated in Europe and America and is very popular in Europe, America and the Asia Pacific region. At present, LVT, SPC and WPC flooring, branches of PVC flooring in China, are also gradually popularized. The application scenarios of LVT flooring are also very wide:
Education system (including schools, training centers, kindergartens, etc.)
Medical system (including hospital, laboratory, pharmaceutical factory, sanatorium, etc.)
Commercial system (including shopping malls, supermarkets, hotels, entertainment and leisure centers, catering industry, specialty stores, etc.)
Sports system (stadium, activity center, etc.)
Office system (office building, conference room, etc.)
Industrial system (factory building, warehouse, etc.)
Transportation system (airport, railway station, bus station, wharf, etc.)
Home system (family indoor living room, bedroom, kitchen, bathroom, balcony, study, etc.)
LVT is an elastic floor with less stone powder and more plastic. PVC and printed color film are used as raw materials, and some additives such as environmentally friendly calcium zinc stabilizer and plasticizer without phthalate are added. Polyvinyl chloride is an environment-friendly and non-toxic renewable resource. It has been widely used in people's daily life, such as tableware, medical infusion tube bags, etc. its environmental protection needs no concern.
Characteristics of LVT floor
Environmental protection - choose high-quality manufacturers' products, because the carefully selected high-quality raw materials ensure the safety and health of LVT floors, and do not contain phthalates. For everyone's safety and responsible for the environment - for the present and future generations
Strong wear-resistant - the floor is very solid, with an indestructible wear-resistant layer. This means that even in the case of intensive use, the floor can be used for many years.
Fashionable and beautiful - it has the real appearance and feeling of wood and stone varieties that are difficult to distinguish from natural products. The colors and shapes can be used for various innovative designs.
Fireproof - the fire prevention index is grade B1. Flame retardant, non self igniting, automatically extinguished within 5 seconds after leaving the flame, and will not produce asphyxiating toxic and harmful gases.
Waterproof - LVT floor is waterproof. This not only helps clean, it also makes the floor suitable for all rooms - from the office to the living room, from the kitchen to the toilet and bathroom.
Quiet - LVT flooring helps ensure good sound effects. This is the result of the elastic properties of PVC, which minimizes the passenger flow.
Recyclable - all our flooring is durable and completely recyclable. In addition, the production process of LVT flooring also considers the environmental impact.
Scratch resistant - LVT floors are scratch and stain resistant. When something falls on the floor, there is no trace, which makes life easier.
Ultra light and ultra-thin - easy to transport and install