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Formica Magnetic Writable Laminate

Formica now offers Magnetic Whiteboard (Glossy White) and Magnetic Chalkboard (Matt Black) surfaces for fully functional, interactive interiors offices, learning environments and retail spaces. Both laminates have an embedded metal foil layer that ensures magnetic objects will hold strongly to the laminate surface.

Key Features
  • Abrasion resistant
  • Easy to clean
  • Magnetic
  • Writeable
  • Seven year warranty
Scope of Use

Formica Magnetic Writable Laminate is suitable for most interior vertical surfaces, including store fixtures, office furniture, display work, reception areas, wall panelling and door and drawer fronts. They can be cleaned with non-abrasive or non-harsh alkaline cleaning agents.

The Matt finish is suitable for use with marking chalk or liquid chalks.

Limitations on Use

Formica Magnetic Laminates are not recommended for heavy usage applications, such as worktops, bars and tables. Do not use abrasive scourers and cleaners, even those in liquid form, as these may permanently reduce the stain resistance of the surface.

Statement of Building Code Compliance

The Group Number Classification below was generated from tests carried out and data recorded in accordance with the test procedure described in ISO 5660 2002 – Reaction to Fire test – Part 1: Heat Release & Part 2: Smoke Production Rate, for the purposes of determination of the Group Classification in accordance with the New Zealand Building Code Verification Method C/VM2 Appendix A.

Formica High Pressure Laminate bonded to Lakepine MDF substrate: Group Number Classification 3.

In-Service History

The Formica brand celebrated its 100 year anniversary in 2013 and has been available in New Zealand since 1946. It has a proven history with a large number of residential benchtops and commercial countertops featuring Formica laminate.

Formica Magnetic Writeable surfaces have been marketed and distributed in New Zealand by Laminex New Zealand since 2013. Many sheets of Formica Magnetic laminates have been installed in residential and commercial settings including office environments for Sanitarium and Fisher & Paykel.

B2 Durability compliant
E3 Internal Moisture compliant
Internal Moisture
F2 Hazardous Building Materials compliant
Hazardous Building Materials
Data Sheet
Maintenance Instructions
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As a leading supplier of high quality surfaces, Laminex New Zealand’s portfolio features a range of locally-made and global products for benchtops, cupboards, walls and building products.

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