CORK AND DESIGN
WHY CORK IS ONE OF THE SUSTAINABLE BUILDING MATERIALS OF THE FUTURE
With sustainability on top of the building design agenda, it’s no coincidence that architects and designers are looking to cork to improve and reinvigorate the construction industry’s carbon footprint and also help achieving Green Star and LEED certification.
Cork is a material that’s chemical free, naturally fire retardant, fully recyclable, water resistant, sound absorbing, thermally efficient and has antimicrobial properties to boot.
From comfortable flooring to decorative colours and insulation, discover our range of products from a material that is sustainably harvested directly from the bark of the cork oak tree.
WICANDERS, Cork Pure Collection and WISE are premium brands of Amorim Cork Flooring. The Company uses state of the art technology to manufacture high quality flooring, nature-inspired and aesthetically elegant.
The floors are composed by an innovative multi-layered structure resulting in greater comfort.
The product lines are created by a team of designers, architects and marketers, to provide lively spaces and inspired on inimitable patterns, textures and colours of nature.
ACOUSTICORK UNDERLAYMENTS are a total sustainable solution, produced from 100% recycled and natural materials. It is resistant to heavy loads and protects floor from the damages. The material is compatible with underfloor heating systems
It can be the insulation solution for new residential or commercial builds and refurbishments, as it promotes a long-term resilience, comfort and sound properties.
Dekwall Collection is a range of multi-purpose decorative cork coverings, that can be used in walls or ceilings. It proposes an interesting mix between an environment friendly material and sophisticated décor.
The tiles feature a double cork layer technology that improves insulation and sound absorption, which contributes to a quieter environment while adding warmth and comfort.
Whether it’s in kitchens, offices or bedrooms, cork pin boards are ideal for storing important notes and memorable photos.
Size: 915mm x 610mm, Thicknesses: 0.8mm, 3mm, 6mm, 10mm
1000mm (width) x5m (length) x5mm (thickness)
1200mm (width) x25m (length) x5mm (thickness)
Expanded cork wall panels are natural and recyclable, and can be a great mean for sound and thermal isolation. It is highly suitable for cavity walls, roofs, as well as for external wall applications.
It is compared to polystyrene or mineral wool in terms of its insulation properties, however, expanded cork do not contain any chemicals, synthetic resins, or carcinogenic materials.
Its low thermal conductivity offers high energy efficiency.