For companies who manufacture Flat Vinyl and Expanded Vinyl wallcover products, Ahlstrom has product offerings, from 60 to 90gsm, manufactured at Malmedy, Belgium. Materials have “paste-the –wall” properties, good embossing and register characteristics.
- More resistant even at low grammages (60-65g)
- Textile look and touch, for a premium effect
- Finished wallcover product is easy to hang and easy to remove
Ahlstrom also offers special backings for textile lamination.
For companies who require nonwoven backings for their commercial wallcoverings (Type I and II). Ahlstrom has domestic product offerings in weights ranging from 42 to 85 gsm. These grades have been industry standards in North America for many years. They are manufactured at our Windsor Locks, Connecticut plant.
- Smooth surface delivers uniform base for laminating or coating
- Dimensionally stable
- Finished wallcover product is easy to hang and remove
- All our commercial backings deliver on or exceed NSF342 protocol
- Are FSC and PEFC certified and incorporate a majority of post-consumer recycled fiber
- Meet free formaldehyde requirements as defined by Japanese Ministry Ordinance Legislation JMO 112