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13 results found thermal conductivity

29 . Jun . 2017
Thermal Conductivity

The ability of a material to conduct heat.

13 . Mar . 2018
Thermal Conductivity

The ability of a material to conduct heat.

Consumer Goods 08 . Jan . 2019
Consumer Goods
feature: low thermal conductivity of cork

The low thermal conductivity of cork, combined with its ability to store heat and release it slowly, makes it a very efficient thermal insulator, capable of preventing overheating in summer and maintaining a pleasant temperature in the cold winter months.

27 . Sep . 2016
Why Cork 27 . Sep . 2016
Why Cork
Excellent Thermal Insulation

The air inside the cells makes it an excellent insulator, leading to very low thermal conductivity, over a wide range of temperatures.

08 . Jan . 2019

Cork's low thermal and electrical conductivity ensures that you can handle the lamp's shell in perfect safety.

Panels and Composites 09 . Mar . 2018
Panels and Composites
Thermal Performance

Thermal insulation is part of Alucork's multi-functionality and is provided by it’s Core, NL20’s low thermal conductivity - 0,045 W/m2ºC - and long term durability assures an efficient thermal insulation throughout the product life guaranteeing passenger comfort and reducing operational costs with acclimatization.

News 17 . Apr . 2019
Thermal Insulation

ACM52 structure has a low thermal conductivity of 0,065 W/mºK across a wide temperature range, resulting in energy savings and reduced condensation. This attribute enhances passenger comfort like no other primary decking material.

Facts and Curiosities 12 . Oct . 2016
Facts and Curiosities
What is cork made of?

Cork consists of suberin cells in the shape of tiny pentagonal or hexagonal honeycombs, a complex fatty acid and filled with an air-like gas, which makes up 90% of its volume. It possesses an average density of around 200 kg/m3 and low thermal conductivity.

Articles 22 . Jun . 2018
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Given its unique cellular structure, cork has a high shock-absorption capacity and thermal conductivity. These characteristics, together with a natural texture and appearance, make cork infills a non-aggressive solution for players, guaranteeing system performance and reducing wear and tear.

Case Studies 05 . Feb . 2018
Case Studies
Natural beauty

The solution guarantees good safety conditions: the flooring’s frictional force prevents users from slipping and the product’s elasticity helps protect knees when walking and increases safety by alleviating impacts from falls.   Since it has low thermal conductivity, the solution reduces the phenomenon of creating urba…

Panels and Composites 09 . Mar . 2018
Panels and Composites
Interior Primary Decking

ACM52 is a new multi-function product for interior deck covering with IMO certification that combines outstanding technical and functional performance with impeccable sustainable credentials. It is a cork composite material especially designed to be used as an interior primary deck covering with 5 to 50mm thickness on…

Articles 16 . Oct . 2016

The scope of the summary characterisation is intended to highlight the performance in terms of safety, comfort and durability of Alucork® panels.  The basis of the characterisation is a 20mm Alucork® panel and the typical requirements of end users, such as the national and international rules governing the passenger ra…


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