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20 . Apr . 2022
Elastic Modulus

See Young's Elastic Modulus.

25 . Jul . 2017
Elastic Modulus

See Young's Elastic Modulus.

30 . Oct . 2018
Elastic Modulus

See Young's Elastic Modulus.

09 . Oct . 2018
Elastic Gore

An elastic fabric panel inserted into shoes to provide stretch.

19 . Apr . 2022
Elastic Gore

An elastic fabric panel inserted into shoes to provide stretch.

Case Studies 07 . Feb . 2018
Case Studies
Elastic cork flooring for playgrounds

Jayang Play and Play Space - South Korea.

News 26 . Oct . 2020
News
Elastic Recovery

Shape-memory solution when compared with standard lightweight stone cladding products.

05 . Feb . 2018
Elastic bearing of stairs and landings

Elastic bearing of stairs and landings

11 . Oct . 2018
VC1005 and VC1006 Acousticork

Simplifying elastic supporting of heavy loads. New engineered compounds (up to 12MPa).

22 . Oct . 2021
VC1005 and VC1006 Acousticork

Simplifying elastic supporting of heavy loads. New engineered compounds (up to 12MPa).

News 25 . Jul . 2017
News
VC1005 and VC1006 Acousticork

Simplifying elastic supporting of heavy loads. New engineered compounds (up to 12MPa).

25 . Jul . 2017
25 . Jul . 2017
25 . Jul . 2017
Baseplate

Baseplate gives the elastic support of the rail on rigid surfaces such as concrete slabs or steel bridges.

25 . Jul . 2017
Deflection

The distance an elastic body or spring moves when subjected to a static or dynamic force. Typical units are inches or mm.

31 . Jul . 2017
Deflection

The distance an elastic body or spring moves when subjected to a static or dynamic force. Typical units are inches or mm.

21 . Apr . 2022
Deflection

The distance an elastic body or spring moves when subjected to a static or dynamic force. Typical units are inches or mm.

25 . Jul . 2017
An eco-friendly final coating

Corkwall results from a mix of cork granulates and polymeric resins and is applied by projection. It is an elastic membrane that displays high level of durability and can cope with exposure to adverse climatic conditions.

08 . Jan . 2019
intro - MATERIA (1)

Reusable and biodegradable, cork is one of the most versatile and sustainable raw materials in the world. It is impermeable to liquids and gases, elastic, compressible, hypoallergenic, highly resistant, light and buoyant. Unique characteristics that the items in the MATERIA collection celebrate and take advantage of e…

Facts and Curiosities 25 . Jul . 2017
Facts and Curiosities
What is cork?

Cork is the bark of the Cork Oak tree (Quercus suber L). It is a completely natural raw material, with unique properties which give it an unrivalled character. It is light, impermeable to liquids and gases, elastic and compressible, provides thermal and acoustic insulation, it is a fire retardant and highly abrasion-re…

Artigos 13 . Aug . 2018
Artigos
Capacity to resist loads

Daily use exposes the flooring to various types of loads. The underlay allows the floor to support these loads without changing its properties. Given the intimate relationship between the elastic capacity and compressibility of cork-based materials, it is possible to ensure greater uniformity of the flooring over time.…

Articles 25 . Oct . 2017
Articles
Cork, our raw material

The development of this raw material begins very early in the tree. Cork develops different elements from the denser and harder outer layer to the less dense and more elastic inner layer. The different features of cork allow us to obtain raw material of several types completely different from each other in their shape…

News 12 . Feb . 2021
News
With so many materials to choose from, why cork?

As a product design studio we are constantly looking for unique and sustainable materials to work with.   Cork is certainly one of the most sustainable materials in the world with a large variety of applications and available grades.   Cork is not often seen or used within high-end product design, it was therefore impo…

27 . Feb . 2019
Material used

The Acousticork Underscreed insulation layer was installed on the slab during the construction phase of the building. Meanwhile, there was a perimeter strip made of elastic material intended to be used as perimeter strip installed, which is very important to avoid “sound bridges” and ensure proper performance of the fl…

22 . Oct . 2021
Material used

The Acousticork Underscreed insulation layer was installed on the slab during the construction phase of the building. Meanwhile, there was a perimeter strip made of elastic material intended to be used as perimeter strip installed, which is very important to avoid “sound bridges” and ensure proper performance of the fl…

13 . Nov . 2019
Objective

The objective is to create an empty space between the various elements of the structure so that, whenever they contract or dilate, due to weather conditions or thermal variations, these movements do not cause structural damage. To ensure optimal performance, the gaps between the elements should be filled with a pre-for…

News 02 . Nov . 2020
News
Cork: a natural raw material, numerous environmental advantages

When cork is used in the development of a product, this means that all the environmental advantages associated with this raw material are also integrated in the product. Cork is 100% natural and has unique, unparalleled properties: it is light, impermeable to liquids and gases, elastic and compressible, offers thermal…

Articles 24 . Oct . 2019
Articles
Cork is one of these eco-friendly and sustainable materials.

Of 100 % natural origin and from a renewable source, it has a number of properties that make it hard to match. It’s light, elastic, fire- and moisture-resistant, hypoallergenic and impermeable to liquids and gases. In construction, it stands out due to its thermal and acoustic insulation capabilities.     Build with G…

Articles 20 . Nov . 2018
Articles
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Granulated cork has been increasingly used as an infill in artificial turf systems, offering significant advantages over plastic- or rubber-based synthetic infills.

08 . Jan . 2019
Bathtub fun and other aquatic adventures are guaranteed with Bote.

Consisting of a cork hull and a plastic add-on piece (a sail, a row of engine chimneys or a cabin) Bote is your ticket to plenty of imaginative seafaring.

Articles 09 . Aug . 2019
Articles
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2. It makes a difference in the lives of people who depend on it Cork is an important social and economic development factor for Western Mediterranean countries, enabling people to continue living and working in arid and semi-arid areas. In addition to thousands of direct jobs, the cork oak forest generates various oth…

Articles 09 . Aug . 2019
Articles
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Because every choice counts, we've put together three tips for more sustainable interior design. These may be small steps, but they impact both your quality of life and the planet. Take note. 1. Give preference to natural lighting Make the most of daylight. Even if the size of your home’s windows or its exposure to th…

News 05 . Apr . 2022
News
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This new solution combines cork – a 100% natural, recyclable and biocompatible raw material – with recycled polymers and was developed at i.Cork factory, the pilot plant and innovation hub of Amorim Cork Composites. Isigenere, one of the most innovative international companies in the development of floating solar syste…

08 . Jan . 2019
Gelo

This lidded ice bucket lined with a plastic inner casing capitalizes on cork's thermal insulation properties coupled with its unique texture. It maintains the low temperature inside, while the outer surface retains its natural warmth and pleasing, soothing feel.     So let the drinks flow and the good times roll.

02 . May . 2022
Innovation in solar energy

In the solar energy sector, Amorim Cork Composites has also been presenting innovative solutions that are important steps towards a more responsible energy production. One of these projects focuses on the development, in partnership with EDP and the Spanish company Isigenere, of a cork-based float for photovoltaic pane…

Mobility 30 . Oct . 2018
Mobility
Polymeric cork compounds

Cork can be combined with different thermoplastic materials, partially replacing plastic and creating more sustainable end products. These materials can be processed using different production techniques - such as extrusion, injection molding, thermoforming, blow molding or continuous press - creating components that…

Articles 20 . Jul . 2018
Articles
Natural raw materials

What is the source of the chemical materials and elements used in plastic- and rubber-based infills? Despite the strict rules on raw materials that can be used to produce synthetic infills, concerns remain regarding the potential use of poorer-quality materials or materials from an unknown source. This is not the case…

News 19 . Aug . 2020
News
Texto Lasca Marco Sousa Santos

Cork has many qualities, especially when we think that no technologically produced material can offer as many and as diverse attributes. But what should be highlighted in this material that is so complete and versatile? Marco Sousa Santos has no doubts: “Its plastic and its mechanical nature. Plastic - due to its textu…

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