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At Tarkett North America, we believe that together, we can make a positive impact on people and the planet. That’s why we’re Doing Good—Together, connecting our sustainability efforts with what our customers value and our world needs. It’s an active, living commitment to create a future where people and the planet prosper in balance. Where sustainable flooring solutions don’t just perform. They inspire.

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    Substance

    Driven by the principles of essentialism, Substance offers a simple, straightforward design that will serve as the perfect versatile canvas. The pattern installs beautifully without seams or other visual distractions, making it a staple for any interior space, from small, enclosed offices to large, open lobbies. Pair Substance with Savant and Saveur, two coordinating patterns from the Essentialist Collection. 
    Key features
    Technical and environmental specifications
    Flammability: Class 1 (≥ 0.45 W/cm2)
    Smoke Density: 450 or Less
    Colorfastness to Light: > 4 after 100 hours
    Pattern type: Geometric
    Pattern match: No
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    Standard Tarkett value
    Flammability ASTM E648 Class 1 (≥ 0.45 W/cm2)
    Smoke Density ASTM E662 450 or Less
    Colorfastness to Light AATCC 16E > 4 after 100 hours
    Pattern type - Geometric
    Pattern match - No
    Pattern repeat length - 99.170 "
    Pattern repeat width - 72 "
    Format Type - Tile
    Dye Method - Solution Dyed
    Fiber System - Dynex SD® Nylon (Stain resist)
    Primary backing - Synthetic Non-Woven
    Secondary backing - Modular ethos® with Omnicoat Technology™
    Stitches/Rows per Inch - 9.60 /in
    Gauge - 5/64"
    Installation method - Glue-Down
    Commercial warranty - Lifetime Limited
    Sustainability, Environment & Indoor Air Quality
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