How well students and young people learn is decisively dependent upon their learning environment. That is why all the parties involved in designing educational buildings should be aware of their special responsibility and takes every effort at the planning stage to create a positive and supportive learning environment in which students, lecturers and teachers feel comfortable, enjoy performing well and stay healthy. The overall atmosphere of rooms should animate students to learn. The greater the sense of wellbeing the users have the greater the learning success. Universities and colleges are not just education facilities but also a welcoming and familiar place where people spend large parts of their day.
A deciding factor when specifying flooring is to ensure it contributes to healthy indoor air. Clean air is vitally important, the practically airtight construction methods used today to save energy, minimises air exchange in buildings and makes the use of low emission materials absolutely indispensable.
Designing education facilities requires products with excellent performance characteristics; a challenge that nora floorings are made for. Made from highest quality sustainable raw materials, nora floorings have good acoustic values, are highly dirt repellent and have outstanding fire protection properties.
Comfort and safety: nora rubber floorings have excellent slip resistance, they are permanently resilient and combine high walking comfort with anti-fatigue properties, important for people who are standing for long periods of time.
Environmental impact: nora floorings are free of phthalate plasticisers. All nora floorings are carbon neutral.
Advantages in cleaning and care: nora rubber flooring is exceptionally durable and easy to clean and maintain the extremely dense, closed surface allows easy, economic cleaning without the need for coatings, making it potentially the most cost-effective flooring solution on the market when also considering lifetime maintenance and replacement costs.
norament stairtreads: The nora stairtread system offers an all-in-one tread, nosing, riser available with DDA compliant safety strips. Install with nora stepfix for a time saving and solvent free solution
nora rubber floor coverings have excellent environmental accolades for promoting good indoor air quality.
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