HI-MACS Ticks the Hygiene Box
HI-MACS® solid surface, which is distributed exclusively
in the UK and Ireland by James Latham, holds an LGA Hygiene
certificate, ensuring it meets the requirements specified for use
in hospitals, dental surgeries and educational establishments,
where hygiene is critical.
Granted by the microbiology and hygiene division of LGA
(Landesgewerbeanstalt Bayern) the "LGA-Tested" certificate is an
internationally recognised certification mark which "guarantees"
that the product meets stringent criteria where specific aspects of
it are assessed, including ease of cleaning and resistance to
bacteria and fungi. In addition, the testing also rates the
design from a hygiene point of view, distinguishing HI-MACS® as a
HI-MACS® is non-porous, offering a completely smooth
surface which makes liquid penetration practically
impossible, creating the perfect base for germ-free areas which
ensures HI-MACS® is extremely easy to maintain and
will not look tired or deteriorate in terms of its appearance or
However, with all these exceptional technical features,
HI-MACS® solid surface remains an extremely
versatile product which can be easily machined and thermoformed to
almost any 3D-shape imaginable, offering endless design
possibilities and producing a surface that is flowing, functional
and visually seamless. Even large-area installations
have the appearance of a single application.
Supplied in thicknesses of 12mm, 9mm
and 6mm, HI-MACS® is available in 98 colours. In addition,
the extensive HI-MACS® portfolio now also includes 22 designs of
sinks and 13 vanity basins - available in over 60
Architects and interior designers will also be keen to know that
the full range of HI-MACS® colours is now available for download in
CAD software-compatible format by clicking on www.himacsuk.co.uk.