The floor is yours, the expertise is ours
Beaulieu offers practically limitless possibilities for manufacturers of floor coverings. Our full range of PP fibres is your guarantee for highly durable and sustainable floors in any size, colour or design. With the innovative UltraBond technology, Beaulieu provides a solution for fully recyclable carpet.
Endless possibilities for your floor coverings
Beaulieu offers the widest range of PP fibres for indoor and outdoor floor coverings on the market, providing manufacturers nearly endless possibilities to design their flooring products and nonwoven carpets. Beaulieu’s fibre portfolio includes a full dtex range of PP fibres that will meet your expectations in terms of colour fastness, abrasion, flame retardance and UV resistance.
- Dimensional stability
- Highly resilient and durable
- Stain resistance
- Fully recyclable
- Flame retardant
- Unique colour range
- UV resistant for outdoor use
Unique colour range
With customers that are always looking for new colours and design possibilities, floor covering manufacturers are challenged to push their boundaries. As an expert in colour management, Beaulieu’s in-house colour development department can meet practically any colour need. Fibres from Beaulieu are your guarantee for flexible designs, colour fastness and durability.
Ready for 100% recyclable flooring
Beaulieu’s UltraBond technology allows floor covering manufacturers to produce 100% recyclable PP-based carpets in a cost-efficient way. UltraBond is a bonding staple polyolefin fibre that eliminates the need for latex or other chemical binders. 100% polypropylene, UltraBond meets the same performance requirements as conventional latex-bonded carpets, but significantly reduces the environmental impact.
Specifications: PP fibres for floor coverings
|PP FIBRES||COARSE PP FIBRES||ULTRABOND|
|DTEX||3.3 - 17||33 - 300||3.3 - 17|
|TENACITY (CN/TEX)||≥ 30||≥ 30||≥ 30|
|ELONGATION (%)||≥ 100||≥ 100|
|CUT LENGTH (MM)||45 - 100||45 - 100||45 - 100|
|CRIMPS (PER CM)||2 - 6||0.5 - 2||2 - 6|
|UV RESISTANT (OUTDOOR) ISO 105:B04||Up to 6.000 hrs||Up to 10.000 hrs||Up to 6.500 hrs|
|FLAME RETARDANCE||Up to BFL-s1 - level possible||Up to BFL-s1 - level possible||Up to BFL-s1 - level possible|
|ACTIVATION TEMPERATURE||Min. 140°C|