What is polycarbonate?
Polycarbonate is a chemical compound created from carbonate groups. With a host of interesting properties including heat resistance, impact resistance and transparency, polycarbonate is the perfect underlying material for chair mat creation.
crack-, break- and scratch resistant
yellow- and curl-resistant
environmentally and health friendly, 100% PVC-free!
Other industries, such as aviation, frequently make use of polycarbonate given its extraordinarily durable nature and excellent properties. The cockpit canopy of the F-22 Raptor jet fighter is made from a piece of polycarbonate - "the F-22 polycarbonate canopy provides excellent visibility and performance at supersonic speeds and high g-force conditions".
Research supports polycarbonate as a safe, non-toxic and environmentally friendly alternative to PVC.
We are proud to offer customers access to high-quality polycarbonate chair mats that are 100% PVC free.