Fit For Purpose:
The flooring shall be PVC flooring rolls 200 cm in width, 20 lm in length and 2mm thickness.
In respect of Slip Resistance, the flooring shall have been fully tested to AS/NZS 4586-2004by an independent test house as being classification group R10.
In respect of Slip Resistance Wet Pendulum, the flooring shall have been fully tested to AS/NZS 4586-2004 as being classification group W.
In respect of Wear Resistance, the flooring shall have been fully tested to EN 660-2 as having a result of 2 mm3 or lower.
In respect of Fire Rating, the flooring shall have been fully tested to ASISO 9239.1-2003 as having a Mean Critical Radiant Flux of 8kw/m2.
In respect of Dimensional Stability, the flooring shall have been fully tested to EN 434:1994 as having a dimensional stability of ≤0.4% average.
In respect of Colour fastness to Light, the flooring shall have been fully tested according to EN 20 105 -B02 as having a result of 6 or higher.
In respect of Thermal conductivity, the flooring shall have been fully tested according to EN 12 524 as having a result of 0.25W/(m.K).
The flooring shall:
a) Be certified as LEVEL A under a Green Building Council of Australia recognised third party certification system.
b) Health and Ecotoxicity: Product shall comply with GreenTag global ESCAP and subject to a risk assessment not contain greater than 0.1% of any compound classified by the IARC as a Class 1, 2, 2A or 2B carcinogen, or classified by EU Directive 2001/59/EC as a Category 1, 2 or 3 Mutagen, or classified by EU Directive 2001/59/EC as a Category 1, 2, 3 or 4 Terratogen.
c) Social and Environmental Requirements: Product shall demonstrate legal compliance to Australian social and environmental legislation and provide evidence of Compliant Supply Chain and Compliant Environmental Claims (according to ISO 14021).
d) Durability: Product shall demonstrate compliance with all relevant Fit for Purpose requirements and provide replacement parts for the useful life of the product.
e) End of Life: Product shall demonstrate design for disassembly capability of a minimum of 90% where supplier shall demonstrate appropriate design for disassembly strategies that ensure products are designed in a way that enable their easy separation into recyclable units to improve end of life recycling (where relevant). Supplier shall provide contractual arrangements with the customer to take products back at the end of the products in-use phase for some form of refurbishment, reuse, or recycling.
f) VOC's: Product shall be compliant to VOC and TVOC levels in accordance with ASTM D5116 and complies as a minimum with the following TVOC emissions limits:
- i. Total VOC limit 0.5mg/m2/hour
- ii. 4-PC (4-Phenylcyclohexene) 0.05mg/m2 per hour.
The manufacturer of the flooring must also be in possession of valid:
a) Quality systems certificate, showing compliance with ISO 9001:2008.
b) Environmental management certificate, showing compliance with ISO 14001:2004.