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PRODUCTS interiors EDITORS' CHOICE Nature-inspired rubber flooring Noraplan valua: * Rubber floor covering * Nature-inspired detail * Plank and sheet formats Noraplan valua rubber floor covering is available in plank and sheet formats and two design options for multiple applications in settings such as healthcare. With nature-inspired texture and detail, the flooring offers 32 colors, said to capture the essence, shades, and surfaces found in nature. Simple maintenance includes little more than water and uses no waxes, sealants, or harsh cleaners. The flooring is naturally bacteriostatic and fungistatic and the dense, nonporous surface is said to repel dirt and bacteria while resisting stains. Nora Systems Inc., Salem, NH Circle 61 Microbicidal paint Paint Shield is an EPA-registered microbicidal paint said to continuously kill infection-causing bacteria after two hours of exposure on painted surfaces. Reported to kill more than 99.9% of staph, MRSA, E. coli, VRE, and Enterobacter aerogenes, applications include healthcare systems and facilities, schools, and athletic facilities. Glass-mat tile backerboard Durock brand glass-mat tile backerboard has a water-resistant gypsum core with a fiberglass mat facer and back. The front of the panel has a cementitious coating. The lightweight board is said to be easy to score, snap, and fasten. Sherwin-Williams, Cleveland Circle 63 USG Corp., Chicago Circle 62 Textural carpets Structure and Mineral textural carpets are NSF 140 Gold Certified and include lifetime performance warranties for fiber, yarn, and backing systems. Structure uses tweedy, rugged textures combined with uneven weights and coloring to evoke the look of aging brick, hand-woven textiles, and weathered woods. Mineral is inspired by the colors and textures of rocky glens and fretted terrains that offer a variety of earthy, burnished hues. Mineral is a 24 x 24-in. modular product; Structure is a broadloom. J+J Flooring Group, Dalton, GA Circle 64 30 COMMERCI A L A RCHI T EC T URE JAN/FEB 2016 Terrazzo tile Reflections terrazzo tile line uses a fine, micro-fleck marble aggregate and a hint of crushed mirror to create a sophisticated and modern look. The tile is available in nine colors including Frost, Platinum, Mocha, and Twilight. The crushed mirror can be removed from the mix design for a smoother, solid-color look. Tectura Designs, Wausau, WI Circle 65

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Commercial Architecture January/February 2016

The Architects
Healthcare Design: Back to Nature
Missoula Aquifer Cools Cancer Center
HVAC & Plumbing Products
Reclaiming The Industrial Past
Interiors Products
Exterior Provides Complete System
Exteriors Products
Plant Gears Up With Skylights
Windows & Doors Products
Jewel Of The Bay
Lighting & Electrical Products
The Whitney Is Wired For Sound, Video
Building Technology Products

Commercial Architecture January/February 2016