Fire retardant light MDF board for use in dry conditions.


Low-density MDF with fine sanded surface, particularly screwable core and excellent fire retardant properties. Suitable for industrial processing for interior decoration and furniture production. Can be refined with paper, melamine, laminate or veneer. The MDF Firax L is hardly flammable (MED/European fire classification B), has a significantly delayed combustion and does not contribute to flame spread. The board has low formaldehyde emission (E1 class) and has several national and international test reports.


Use of the product
The MDF Firax L is suitable for applications where an increased fire resistance is required, such as fire doors or walls and applications where a reduced fire reaction and flame spread are important, such as stairway halls, escape routes, lift shafts, hallways,... The board is used in particular in vessels and public buildings such as hospitals, airports, retirement homes, theatres, hotels, etc.


The board must be applied in service class 1 (restrictions in temperature and ambient humidity) and can only be used in biological hazard class 1 of EN 335-3. The boards must be protected from any direct contact with water. They must be stacked flat, on a pallet or using a sufficient number of cross members. Boards should not be stored vertically, unless ground contact can be avoided. The board will expand or shrink under variable humidity conditions. Use suitable sawing, milling and drilling tools.

Optimera holds the following product certificates:
European fire classification: B-s2,d0
Wheelmark certificate MED - SOLAS - IMO


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