Hospital Interior Design
The fight to control infections in healthcare facilities is no longer just a facility issue.
Today, helping with infection control is an important issue in hospital interior design, The surfaces that you specify play an important role in helping you create safe and healthy environments. Nonporous, easy to maintain and extremely strong, DuPont™ Zodiaq® quartz surface is highly suitable for important public-facing applications, such as reception desks in healthcare environments.
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DuPont™ Zodiaq® Attributes
DuPont™ Zodiaq® quartz surface has the beauty of natural stone, without all the maintenance. It is unconventionally beautiful. Dramatic veining and movement stir the imagination. When creating a healthcare environment, Zodiaq® can combine design and color to create a beautiful waiting room wall, a handsome table, or countertops in a peaceful waiting room. DuPont™ Zodiaq® quartz surface is:
- Easy to clean and maintain: no sealant, polish or reconditioning is necessary and when properly cleaned, Zodiaq® does not support the growth of mold and mildew.
- Nonporous and stain-resistant.
- Scratch-resistant. Zodiaq® created from quartz crystal, one of nature´s hardest materials.
- GREENGUARD Certified® as low VOC-emitting material and GREENGUARD Listed for microbial resistance.
- Class I (A) fire rated.
- Most colors of Zodiaq® are NFS/ANSI Standard 51 Certified for food Contact.
Available in numerous colors.
What better way to introduce the world to your design than with the natural beauty, versatility, and durability of reception desks made with Zodiaq® quartz surface? These natural quartz-based desks add sophisticated elegance to any reception area.
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After terminal sterilization, Tyvek® can maintain the sterility of medical devices for at least five years, enhancing the sustainability of a medical product because it can be stored for long periods with no need to re-sterilize or re-package.
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