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This material is from Sileather’s 90’S Collection. The surface material is made of 100% silicone, which is a skin-friendly and safe material that is commonly used for children products such as baby bottle nipples and kitchen products such as spatulas.
The backing material is a four-directional knitted polyester cloth. Sileather also provides bidirectional (stretchy) backing and woven (non-stretchy) backing.
The Sileather 90’S collection has 27 colours for you to choose from. It has many inherent advantages: superior weatherproof, waterproof, UV resistance, flame resistance, stain resistance, ultra-low VOCs, odourless, and soft hand touch.
Here are the most commonly asked for specifications:
Hydrolysis resistance: ISO5423:1992E & ASTM D3690-02 10weeks+;
UV stability: ASTM D4329-05 1000h+;
Salt spray test: ASTM B117 1000h+
Flame Resistance (without any FR additives)
IMO A.652(16) 8;
BS5852 #0, #1, & #5 (Crib)
The material passes USA fire standards, NFPA 260 and UFAC Class I, which makes it compliant with commercial buildings, hospitals, etc.. Sileather gained the Indoor Advantage Gold certification, which means that their products do not contribute to indoor air pollution and qualify for LEED v4, BREEAM UK and BREEAM International, Well Building Standard, Green Globes, and Living Building Challenge.