Combustible cladding is to be banned for all new schools, hospitals, care homes, student accommodation and residential buildings in England above 18m (60ft).
So what will the ban include, and what materials can be used?
Using the Euroclass EN13501-1 classification system, any major component within the cladding zone will have to be A2 or A1 rated. All other rated products from B to F will be not allowed. Below is a chart showing the classifications and the corresponding national standard.
Valcan offer non-combustible solutions as follows:-
These are available in a huge range of finishes and effects, from wood effect, high gloss finishes, natural finishes, metallic and chromatics to stone and metal effects. All fully compliant and tested.