Outdoor Tile Performance

Test Results: Outdoor Tile Performance

Wall tile performance for outdoor/indoor display and swimming pools:

Standard Tests Description Test Results
UNI EN ISO 10545-14:2000 Ammonia No visible alteration
UNI EN ISO 10545-14:2000 Denatured Alcohol No visible alteration
UNI EN ISO 10545-14:2000 Stain Resistance – Substances which form a film Class 5 (stain removal by water wash)
(Standard range 1-5)
UNI EN ISO 10545-14:2000 Stain Resistance – Residues Class 5 (stain removal by water wash)
(Standard range 1-5)
UNI EN ISO 10545-14:2000 Stain Resistance – Oxidants Class 5 (stain removal by water wash)
(Standard range 1-5)
UNI EN ISO 10545-14:2000 Acetone No visible alteration
UNI EN ISO 105-B02:2001 Colorfastness (Xenotest) Higher than 8 (will not fade)(Standard range 1-8)
ASTM C1027 Wear Resistance Group 4 (COF .62)
UNI EN ISO 10545-12 Frost Resistance Pass

Floor tile performance for commercial, residential floors, pools, and saunas:

Standard Tests Description Test Results
UNI EN ISO 10545-14:2000 Stain Resistance – Residues Class 5 (stain removal by water wash)
UNI EN ISO 10545-14:2000 Stain Resistance – Oxidants Class 5 (stain removal by water wash)
UNI EN ISO 10545-14:2000 Stain Resistance – Substances which form a film Class 5 (stain removal by water wash)
UNI EN ISO 10545-14:2000 Ammonia No Visible Effect
UNI EN ISO 10545-14:2000 Denatured Alcohol No Visible Effect
UNI EN ISO 10545-14:2000 Acetone No Visible Effect
UNI EN ISO 10545-12 Frost Resistance Pass
UNI EN ISO 10545-9 Resistance to Thermal Shock Resistant
UNI EN ISO 105-B02:2001 Colorfastness (Xenotest) Higher than 8 (Will not fade)
ASTM C1028 Slip Resistance COF over .60 wet and dry
ASTM C1027 Wear Resistance Class 4 Commercial Flooring
DIN 51130 Slip Resistance R11 Suitable for a 10-15% slope

Kiln Fired Tile Specifications (document)