COEX® acts on cellulose molecules that make up about 40% of the wood structure, but also on lignin, present on 25%.
Types of materials that can become COEX®
- Wood veneers for decorative use
- Recomposed wood
- Solid wood
Types of essences
COEX® can be used with all types of wood
Compatibility with other materials
COEX® has a high compatibility with other materials used during processing, such as glues or paints.
Compared to previous fireproofing technologies, applied on wood by impregnation, COEX® has several advantages:
UNI EN 13501-1 standard
According to the Italian and European standard UNI EN 13501-1, which assesses the “Reaction to fire of building materials”, COEX® is integral with the material, does not migrate and is uniform, so it does not contain and release formaldehyde during use, application and fire. Therefore COEX® can be Classified in Category Bs1d0*.