Standards and Legislation
Construction Specialties (UK) Limited comply with the statutory requirement for the
Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations (COSHH). MSD Sheets are available upon request.
BS 8300:2009 and Approved Document M
Approved Document M requires a difference of at least 30 points Light Reflectance Values (LVR) between adjacent surfaces in order to meet the requirement of colour contrast and allow visually impaired people to differentiate between doors, walls, floors and ceilings.
C/S Acrovyn’s extensive colour palette assists in achieving these requirements and Light Reflectance Values for each of the colours are available from our Customer Service team.
C/S Acrovyn range includes Approved Document M compliant handrails on stainless steel brackets. A choice of handrail finishes is available, including timber, through-colour Acrovyn and stainless steel.
BSi Reference to standard
Government Planning Portal - Approved Document M
C/S Acrovyn is a homogenous, flame retardant and impact resisting material which is particularly suitable for providing all levels of wall and door protection.
The hallmark pebblette finish is distinctive and provides enough depth to assist in masking small abrasive marks, whilst remaining shallow enough to facilitate easy cleaning.
C/S Acrovyn is a robust material capable of withstanding repeated impact for many years, thereby ensuring that the lifecycle is maximised.
C/S Acrovyn is an unplasticised, lead free product and is manufactured with no waste, as virgin product can be reformed. There are no ingredients in C/S Acrovyn which are hazardous, and it is not classified as being a dangerous preparation according to EC Directive 88/379.