Durability, indentation resistance and ease of cleaning are important factors when installing a floor in wards and bedrooms in the hospital environment. Forbo understands the needs and concerns of the healthcare marketplace. With our wide range of products we are ready to help you.
Our Marmoleum collection is ideal for wards and bedrooms where durability and hygiene is required. Marmoleum is naturally bacteriostatic and independently proven to inhibit the growth and spread of infections such as MRSA, Norovirus, Acinetobacter baumannii and C Difficile helping to contribute to a healthier and more hygienic environment in the wards and bedrooms of a hospital.
Our Sphera collection is also great flooring choice for these type of areas as not only is it extremely durable but it also has a SMART-top surface finish ensuring a high resistance to chemicals, scratches and stains. It's also 100% phthalate free and has very low emissions helping to ensure high indoor air quality.
In these areas, a floor covering needs to have:
• Good slip resistance to avoid slips and trips
• The ability to cope with wheeled traffic such as wheelchairs, beds and equipment
• Excellent acoustic properties to reduce and contain the noise where possible
Forbo's linoleum brand, Marmoleum, offers sustainability, durability, high quality and innovative design. Marmoleum is made from 97% natural raw and the weighted average of the range is CO2 neutral cradle-to-gate, without offsetting. Discover the natural beauty of Marmoleum flooring with over 300 colours & designs, ranging from marbled to linear and concrete, available in sheet, tiles & planks.
Eternal is a high quality heterogeneous sheet vinyl floor covering that fits all general purpose needs. Eternal´s PUR Pearl easy-to-clean, stain resistant, low maintenance surface fits the demanding cleaning regime essential in this segment.
Sphera is Forbo's premium homogeneous vinyl floor covering produced in a brand new manufacturing plant with the latest technology. It has a uniquely embossed surface that offers optimal performance, it is low emitting and 100% phtalate free. Sphera is styled by our European design team and comprises 3 distinct ranges: Element, Energetic and Evolution.
Sphera is now also available in SD | EC formats.