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Laminex Aquapanel

Laminex Aquapanel is a melamine surfaced high pressure decorative laminate specifically designed for a wide variety of vertical wet and dry area wall applications. The innovative strong and durable 2.7mm thick sheets feature a black core allowing the distinctive edge to be exposed in applications.

Laminex Aquapanel is available in a selection of contemporary colours and finishes with colour matched aluminium jointers, designed to stylishly integrate joins and minimise areas where mould and grime could gather.

Non-porous and grout free, it is easy to clean with general cleaning regimes in both domestic and commercial environments.

Key Features
  • Non-porous
  • Grout free
  • Easy to clean
  • Stain resistant
  • Moisture resistant
  • Colour matched jointers available
  • Can be installed by tradesperson (does not require certified installer)
Scope of Use

Laminex Aquapanel systems consist of a range of decorative moisture resistant sheets and jointing options. Aquapanel sheets are 2.7mm thick compact laminate. Phenolic resin saturated kraft papers are bonded under heat and pressure to create a high moisture and impact resistant material. The surface is smooth, providing a tough, durable, non porous surface that easily resists marks, stains, steam or moisture. The sheets can be used in dry, wet or hygiene areas.

Suitable for interior wall panelling, feature walls, partitioning, bathroom & shower recess panelling and laundry walls.

Limitations on Use

Laminex Aquapanel is for interior use only. Laminex Aquapanel should not be used outdoors.

Statement of Building Code Compliance

When stored, handled, installed and maintained in accordance with the Laminex Aquapanel Technical Information Document, Aquapanel will meet the durability requirements of the New Zealand Building Code (NZBC) B2/AS1 and has a serviceable life of at least 15 years.

Cone Calorimeter test in accordance with ISO5660 and New Zealand Building Code Verification Method C/VM2 Appendix A. Result for Laminex Aquapanel - Group 3. FH 5028.

Laminex Aquapanel conforms to AS/NZ 2924 and is resistant to steam, moisture and staining.

In-Service History

Laminex Aquapanel has been marketed and distributed New Zealand by Laminex New Zealand since 2007. As of 2014, over 11,000 sheets of Aquapanel have been installed in residential and commercial settings including BP Service Stations.

B2 Durability compliant
C Protection from Fire compliant
Protection from Fire
Product Assurance
Data Sheet
Laminex NZ Fire Test listing 16
Material Safety Data Sheet
Test Results
Other Literature
Care & Maintenance Guide
Colour Range
Laminex NZ Product Range

As the 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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