This course provides an overview of the characteristics of 100% Acrylic Solid Surface compared to other surface materials and the driving factors that contribute to its growing role in sustainable design strategies. Also discussed are the manufacturing, fabricating, and thermoformable processes of 100% Acrylic Solid Surface and the related green standards and certification programs.
Health, Safety and Welfare
Compare the characteristics, durability, and life cycles of the current principal surface materials used for commercial installations.
Summarize the manufacturing, fabrication, and thermoforming process of 100% Acrylic Solid Surface.
State the factors relating to the design aesthetics, performance advantages, and green features that are driving the upward demand for solid surface solutions for commercial installations.
Discuss the relationship of 100% Acrylic Solid Surface to the LEED® green building certification program, Scientific Certification Systems (SCS), and GREENGUARD, as well as the applications and the variety of uses of solid surface in interior commercial markets.
William Miska, Scott Belasco and John Chong
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