Alubond USA is a registered brand name of American Building Technologies located in Rockford Illinois with production bases in Europe, Middle East, Iran, Turkey and India with an annual production capacity of 25,000,000 M2 ( Twenty Five Million square meters ) and the brand ownership is now fully transferred and the brand is now owned by Mulk Holdings.
Alubond-Stone (FR-A2) is the new generation exterior fire retardant Panels with over 90% Stone core sandwiched between two layers of metal skins. Alubond – Stone (FR-A2) patented core formulation with a high percentage of Magnesium Hydroxide provides superior fire retardant capabilities making it an extremely safe cladding solution for buildings worldwide. Alubond – Stone (FR-A2) has passed stringent Fire test certifications all over the world achieving product classifications as per EN 13501 – 1 A2
S1 d0 (Over 90% Stone core content) and EN 13501 – 1 B S1 D0 ( Over 70% Stone core content).
LDPE (Low density Polyethylene) is a hydrocarbon material which exhibits exothermic reaction by releasing energy when exposed to heat. Mg (OH)2 is a natural mineral which exhibits Endothermic reaction by absorbing heat when exposed to energy/ heat.
Comparison of Magnesium hydroxide with Aluminum trihydrate
|Molecular Formula||Al (OH)3||Mg (OH)2|
|Water Content Loss on Ignition (LOI)||34%||31%|
|Decomposition Temperature)||Greater than 230º C||Greater than 330º C|
|Electrical Conductivity us/cm||Less than 350DIN||53208|
|Particle Morphology||Hexagonal Platelet||Hexagonal Platelet|