Global Patent Index - EP 1773583 A1

EP 1773583 A1 2007-04-18 - FLOORING PRODUCTS AND METHODS OF MAKING THE SAME

Title (en)

FLOORING PRODUCTS AND METHODS OF MAKING THE SAME

Title (de)

FUSSBODENPRODUKTE UND VERFAHREN ZU IHRER HERSTELLUNG

Title (fr)

PRODUITS POUR SOL ET PROCEDES DE FABRICATION ASSOCIES

Publication

EP 1773583 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 05818211 A

Priority

  • US 2005027149 W
  • US 59248804 P

Abstract (en)

[origin: US2006032175A1] A plank is described wherein the plank comprises a core, and optionally, a print layer, and optionally an overlay. The core includes from about 30 wt % to about 95 wt % at least one polymeric material, by weight of the core, and from about 5 wt % to about 70 wt % of least one natural fiber or flour, by weight of the core, wherein the core includes a top surface and a bottom surface, and opposing sides, wherein said plank is substantially moisture resistant, having a swelling property of from about 0.5% to about 5% by NALFA Thickness Test Section 3.2 LF 01-2003 standard, and wherein said plank includes a bow of from about 0.5% to about 4%. In addition, a method of making the plank is further described.

IPC 8 full level

B32B 7/02 (2006.01); B32B 27/20 (2006.01); E04F 15/10 (2006.01)

CPC

B32B 27/20 (2013.01); B32B 3/04 (2013.01); B32B 3/06 (2013.01); B32B 3/26 (2013.01); B32B 3/30 (2013.01); B32B 7/02 (2013.01); B32B 7/12 (2013.01); B32B 21/02 (2013.01); B32B 21/06 (2013.01); B32B 21/08 (2013.01); B32B 21/14 (2013.01); B32B 23/08 (2013.01); B32B 23/14 (2013.01); B32B 27/18 (2013.01); B32B 27/304 (2013.01); B32B 27/32 (2013.01); B32B 27/40 (2013.01); B32B 29/00 (2013.01); B32B 29/005 (2013.01); B32B 29/06 (2013.01); E04F 15/02 (2013.01); E04F 15/02033 (2013.01); E04F 15/10 (2013.01); B32B 2250/24 (2013.01); B32B 2260/026 (2013.01); B32B 2260/046 (2013.01); B32B 2262/067 (2013.01); B32B 2264/067 (2013.01); B32B 2264/102 (2013.01); B32B 2307/102 (2013.01); B32B 2307/4023 (2013.01); B32B 2307/4026 (2013.01); B32B 2307/724 (2013.01); B32B 2307/7265 (2013.01); B32B 2307/734 (2013.01); B32B 2419/04 (2013.01); E04F 2201/0115 (2013.01); E04F 2201/0153 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 2006033706A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC NL PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

DOCDB simple family

US 2006032175 A1 20060216; CA 2572965 A1 20060330; EP 1773583 A1 20070418; MX 2007000943 A 20070413; WO 2006033706 A1 20060330