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what materials for laboratory worktop
 Selecting the correct laboratory worktop for you needs is very important to the longevity of your laboratory. The worktop is the first thing that anything you are working on in your laboratory come into contact with. So the worktop must be able to withstand the day to day uses of the laboratory. Whether that be general sciences in education or high level acidic chemicals in the chemical industry. The right worktop much be selected.

The most common worktop materials that iab supply with our laboratories are as follows:-

  • phenolic resin 
  • Appearance 
    Ultra-smooth with non-porous surface.
  • Available Colors 
    Grey, slate, and black.
  • Composition 
    1” thick molded epoxy resin.
  • Physical Properties 
    Excellent resistance to practically all acids, alkalies and solvents. 
    Highly resistant to heat and the effects of normal wear and tear.
  • Applications 
    Use wherever optimum physical and chemical resisting properties are required.
  • epoxy resin 
  • Appearance 
    Hard and smooth with non-glare surface.
  • Composition 
    Cellulose fiber reinforced phenolic resin core with a polyurethane copolymer surface. 
    Available in multiple colors and patterns.
  • Physical Properties 
    Good chemical resistance to wide range of acids, alkalies and solvents.
  • Applications 
    Use wherever a high degree of chemical resistance is required. 
  • ceramic 
  • Appearance 
    Hard and smooth with non-glare surface.
  • Composition 
    Cellulose fiber reinforced phenolic resin core with a polyurethane copolymer surface. 
    Available in multiple colors and patterns.
  • Physical Properties 
    Good chemical resistance to wide range of acids, alkalies and solvents.
  • Applications 
    Use wherever a high degree of chemical resistance is required. 
  • plywood
  • Appearance 
    Natural varnish or penetrating oil finish.
  • Composition 
    Solid edge grain maple or oak strips, glued together electronically. 
    Finished with baked on clear synthetic varnish or penetrating oil.
  • Physical Properties 
    Fair chemical resistance, but not recommended for use in chemical laboratories.
  • Applications 
    Excellent top material for physical tables, electronic benches & other tables, 
    where mechanical or physical work levels are high.
  • stainless steel 
  • Appearance 
    No.4 Finish
  • Composition 
    Type 304 furnished as standard, but other types are available when specified. 
    Type 316 supplied for Perchloric Acid Fume Hoods.
  • Physical Properties 
    Good chemical resistance to a wide range of reagents.
  • Applications 
    Recommended for sterile and radiological laboratories.