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ColorStar Mat

Stock Product Number 6100
ColorStar mats feature the latest innovation in dying technology and PET carpet made with 50% post-consumer recycled plastic, making them exceptionally color-fast (fade resistant) and eco-friendly.
  • Eco-Friendly - ColorStar mats are made with PET (polyethylene terephthalate), a type of polyester yarn that features 50% recycled content reclaimed from plastic drink bottles; rubber backing contains 20% recycled rubber from car tires
  • Fade-Resistant - PET yarn has excellent color-fastness and is resistant to fading from repeated washing or cleaning.
  • Stain-Resistant - PET yarn is naturally stain resistant, making it easy to remove stains from the mat
  • Safe - Certified high-traction by the National Floor Safety Institute (NFSI)

ColorStar mats in Charcoal with 48-mil smooth SBR backing in the following sizes are stocked and available to ship quickly: 3' x 5', 3' x 10', 4' x 6', and 4' x 8'

The following sizes are available in Charcoal:

  • 3' x 5' (35" x 59")
  • 3' x 10' (35" x 118")
  • 4' x 6' (45" x 69")
  • 4' x 8'

Additional colors and sizes are available, but they are not stocked and require additional lead time.Please note, mat sizes are approximate as rubber shrinks and expands in conjunction with temperature and time. Tolerable manufacturing size variance is 3-5%.

SURFACE
Material: PET (polyethylene terephthalate) printed/disperse-dyed yarn - contains 50% recycled content
Weight: 27 ounces/yard2Construction: Cut pileSubstrate: Freudenberg LUTRADUR polyester spunbond non-woven fabric (3.8 ounces/yard2)

BACKING (available with nitrile or SBR)
Material: Nitrile rubber - smooth, universal cleated or suction 
Thickness Options:
    Standard duty 52-mil (body thickness 52-mil; border thickness 94-mil) 
    Medium duty 65-mil (body thickness 65-mil; border thickness 107-mil) 
    Heavy duty 90-mil (body thickness 90-mil; border thickness 90-mil)
Material: SBR rubber (with 20% recycled content) - smooth or full cleated
Thickness: 48-mil (body thickness 48-mil; border thickness 90-mil)
*please note that the "quick ship" ColorStar mat is only available with 48-mil smooth SBR backing

OVERALL MAT THICKNESS: 3/8 inch (0.375")

STANDARDS & TESTING

  • Certified high-traction by the National Floor Safety Institute (NFSI)
  • Passes flammability tests EN ISO 11925-2 (2010) and EN ISO 9239-1 (2010).
  • Passes BS 4790 (1987) determination of the flammability of textile floor coverings.

To clean your ColorStar mat:

  1. Vacuum regularly (daily in high-traffic areas; weekly in lower-traffic applications)
  2. Clean with an extractor, or hose off as necessary to remove heavy soil.
  3. Hang to dry.Mats should always be dry before they are placed back in service.

ColorStar mats that are backed with nitrile rubber can be commercially laundered.  Proper laundering will prolong the life of the mat by preventing the buildup of soil and soap residue.

  1. Flush 2-3 minutes, medium water level, 120 degrees F (49 degrees C)
  2. Flush (optional) 2-3 minutes, medium water level, 120 degrees F (49 degrees C)
  3. Break 5-10 minutes, high water level, 120 degrees F (49? degrees C)
  4. Rinse 2 minutes, high water level, cold
  5. Rinse 2 minutes, high water level, cold
  6. Extract (low speed) 1-2 minutes
  7. Shake out (rotate wheel at wash speed with drain open) 1 minute
  8. Extract (high speed max - 250 Gs) 3-5 minutes
  9. Dry 5-10 minutes, 180 degrees F (82 degrees C) basket temp.
  10. Cool down 5 minutes
  11. Lay mats flat following removal from washer or dryer. Allow to cool before rolling.

For heavy soil mats, increase temperature to max 140 degrees F (60 degrees C).Break should not exceed pH of 9.5; use low pH non-ionic detergents.Do not over-dry mats; basket temperature of dryer should not exceed 180 degrees F (82 degrees C).If mats are not dried, final rinse can be increased to 140 degrees F (60 degrees C). This will reduce moisture retention following extraction.