This document establishes a system of graphic symbols for use in the marking of the following floor coverings and specifies the use of these symbols:
-   resilient floor coverings manufactured from plastics, linoleum, cork or rubber, excluding loose-laid mats;
-   textile floor coverings, including loose-laid mats and rugs;
-   laminate floor coverings;
-   modular mechanical locked floor coverings (MMF).

  • Standard
    31 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This document establishes a test and calculation method for resilient, textile, laminate and modular mechanical locked floor coverings.
This document is also intended to provide guidance for manufacturers, specifiers and consumers, to enable them to choose the appropriate performance of floor covering regarding the light reflectancy of the use surface.

  • Standard
    9 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This document specifies a method of assessment of surface resistance to impact with a small ball tester and relates to the surfaces of laminate floor coverings according to EN 13329, EN 14978 or EN 15468. The test is generally carried out on parts of the laminate floor panels with suitable sizes.

  • Standard
    9 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This document specifies the characteristics of homogeneous floor coverings, based on poly(vinyl chloride), supplied in either tile or roll form. Products can contain a transparent, non-PVC factory finish.
To encourage the consumer to make an informed choice, this document also includes a classification system (see ISO 10874) based on intensity of use, which shows where these floor coverings give satisfactory service. It also specifies requirements for marking.

  • Standard
    14 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This document specifies two methods for the evaluation of impregnations or other treatments in needled floor coverings by means of a soiling test.

  • Standard
    9 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This standard gives guidance in case of complaints when a colour deviation is observed after installation of a textile floor covering by the installer and/or end user.
The colour deviation can be observed within different parts of the installation or between the installed textile floor covering and the initially presented sample on which the choice for ordering was made.

  • Standard
    6 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This document specifies the characteristics for resilient floor coverings based upon synthetic thermoplastic polymers, supplied either in roll or tile form.
This specification does not apply to floor coverings specified in one of the following standards: EN ISO 10581, EN ISO 10582, EN ISO 10595, EN ISO 26986, EN 650, EN 651 and EN 652.

  • Standard
    20 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This document specifies the characteristics of plain and decorated linoleum on a foam backing as a compound floor covering, supplied in roll form.
To encourage the consumer to make an informed choice, this document includes a classification system based on the intensity of use, which shows where resilient floor coverings provide satisfactory service.
The term 'linoleum' is frequently incorrectly applied to a range of floor coverings, often to those based on polyvinyl chloride or rubber. Such materials are not included in this document.

  • Standard
    7 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This European Standard specifies a method for determining the resistance of an installed resilient floor covering to the mechanical stress resulting from the simulated movement of a furniture leg.

  • Standard
    12 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

ISO 10833:2017 specifies a method to determine the susceptibility of textile floor coverings to mechanical damage at cut edges.
It is applicable to all textile floor coverings both as sheet materials and as tiles.

  • Standard
    13 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This document specifies the characteristics of plain and decorative linoleum on a corkment backing as a compound floor covering, supplied in roll form.
To encourage the consumer to make an informed choice, this standard includes a classification system based on intensity of use, which shows where resilient floor coverings should give satisfactory service (see EN ISO 10874). It also includes requirements for marking.
The term 'linoleum' is frequently incorrectly applied to a range of floor coverings, often to those based on polyvinyl chloride or rubber. Such materials are not included in this document.

  • Standard
    7 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This European Standard specifies the characteristics of semi-rigid multilayer modular floor covering with a wear-resistant and decorative surface layer supplied in panels (either tile or plank form). The floor panels are considered suitable for domestic and commercial levels of use and designed for floating installation.
This European Standard does not apply to resilient floor panels for loose-laying according to EN 14085, to multilayer wood floorings according to EN 13489, nor to products specified in EN ISO 10581, EN ISO 10582, EN ISO 24011, EN 12104 and ISO 14486.
This European Standard applies to areas which are subject to frequent wetting, e.g. bathrooms, laundry rooms or saunas, only if recommended by the producer.
This European Standard also includes requirements for marking and packaging.

  • Standard
    11 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This document specifies the requirements for cork floor coverings made from agglomerated composition cork supplied in tile form which are designed to be used with a factory finish and/or an in situ finish.
Cork floor coverings can be covered with other complementary layers of decorative materials, e.g. decorative cork or wood veneers, with or without applied colours.
This document includes a classification system based on intensity of use which shows where cork floor tiles should give satisfactory service (see EN ISO 10874). It also specifies requirements for marking, labelling and packing.

  • Standard
    11 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This document specifies characteristics, states requirements and gives test methods for modular multilayer floor coverings with an surface layer based on wood powder (as defined in 3.1).
It includes a classification system, based on EN ISO 10874, giving practical requirements for areas of use and levels of use, to indicate where powder based floor coverings will give satisfactory service and to encourage the consumer to make an informed choice. It also specifies requirements for marking and packaging.
Powder based floor coverings are considered for domestic and commercial levels of use.

  • Standard
    42 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This document describes methods for determining side lengths, straightness of edges and squareness of resilient or textile floor tiles and planks.
The side lengths, straightness and squareness of resilient or textile floor tiles and planks are important considerations because installed flooring will have an objectionable appearance if these performance criteria are not followed. This can cause the installed tiles/planks to line up unevenly, producing unsightly seams and corners that do not match.

  • Standard
    17 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This European Standard specifies the requirements for classification of all textile floor coverings and carpet tiles, excluding rugs and runners (see ISO 2424) into use classes with regard to one or more of the following properties: wear, appearance retention, additional performance properties and classes for luxury rating.
This European Standard refers to the classification as defined in EN ISO 10874.

  • Standard
    36 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This document specifies test methods for the determination of the technical characteristics of underlays under laminate floor coverings. It includes minimum performance requirements for the underlay-flooring system to give satisfactory service and to encourage the consumer to make an informed choice. It also specifies requirements for marking and packaging.
Underlays pre-attached to the laminate flooring coverings are not covered by this document.
Underlays for laminate floor coverings intended for use in electrostatically sensitive areas such as computer rooms, etc., are not covered by this document.

  • Standard
    22 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This European Standard specifies requirements for machine-made (woven, tufted, knitted, needled, flocked, bonded, hand-tufted) rugs and runners, including a classification according to use intensity and luxury.
This European Standard is not applicable to hand-knotted rugs, to barrier mats or to bathroom rugs.

  • Standard
    18 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

ISO 20326:2016 specifies requirements and test methods for floor panels/assembly for domestic and commercial levels of use, which have surface layers consisting of resilient floor covering.
ISO 20326:2016 is not applicable to heterogeneous polyvinyl chloride floor panels/assembly for floating installation covered by ISO 10582 or to floor panels/assembly that are subject to frequent wetting, such as bathrooms, laundry rooms and saunas.

  • Standard
    25 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This document specifies a method for determining dimensional stability and curling of resilient floor coverings, in the form of sheets, tile or planks after exposure to heat.

  • Standard
    18 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

ISO 10582:2017 specifies the characteristics of non-cushioned, heterogeneous floor coverings, consisting of poly(vinyl chloride) (PVC), supplied in either tile or plank or roll form. Products can contain a transparent, non-PVC factory finish.
To encourage the consumer to make an informed choice, this document includes a classification system (see ISO 10874) based on the intensity of use, which shows where these floor coverings give satisfactory service. It also specifies requirements for marking.

  • Standard
    24 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This European Standard specifies the essential characteristics for the following types of floor coverings:
-   resilient floor coverings, excluding loose-laid mats;
-   textile floor coverings, excluding loose-laid (barrier) mats, runners and rugs;
-   laminate floor coverings;
-   modular multilayer floor coverings.
These types of floor coverings may or may not be formulated to enhance the performance of one or more essential characteristics.
These types of floor coverings are intended for internal use as floor coverings within a building according to the manufacturer's specifications.
For these types of floor coverings this European standard specifies the assessment methods for determination of performances of the essential characteristics, the ways of expressing their performance, the systems for assessment and verification of constancy of performance (AVCP) their marking.
This standard does not specify requirements of floor coverings, which are not related to the essential characteristics as defined in Regulation (EU) No 305/2011.
This standard does not cover installation or maintenance of the floor coverings.

  • Standard
    69 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This European standard specifies the minimum additional characteristics which are necessary for:
-   polyvinyl chloride floor coverings in roll form according to EN ISO 10581 or EN ISO 10582,
-   polyvinyl chloride floor coverings with foam backing in roll form to EN 651,
-   polyvinyl chloride floor coverings with particle based enhanced slip resistance in roll form to EN 13845
to be installed satisfactorily in special wet areas to form a watertight installation with a long life. It specifies two categories (A and B) for use on different substrates.

  • Standard
    13 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This European Standard specifies the characteristics of floor coverings with sustainable enhanced slip resistant characteristics under specified conditions based on polyvinyl chloride and modifications thereof, supplied in either tile or roll form.
To encourage the consumer to make an informed choice, this European Standard includes a classification system (see EN ISO 10874) based on intensity of use, which shows where resilient floor coverings should give satisfactory service.
In addition, this European Standard details the requirements for the information to be included on the packaging labels.
The slip measurements are made in a laboratory on ex-factory floor covering surfaces only. The method described is suitable for testing on wet surfaces.

  • Standard
    19 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This International Standard describes the procedures for assessing the overall change in appearance of textile floor coverings caused by Vettermann drum and hexapod tumbler testers according to ISO 10361 and ISO 4918

  • Standard
    13 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This European standard provides product category rules (PCR) for Type III environmental product declarations (EPD) for resilient, textile and laminate floor coverings.
This standard applies to the following types of floor coverings:
-   resilient floor coverings manufactured from plastics, linoleum, cork or rubber, including loose-laid mats;
-   textile floor coverings, including loose-laid mats, rugs and runners;
-   laminate floor coverings;
-   modular floating floor coverings panels;
An EPD may be developed for single or individual products, product groups and average products.

  • Standard
    46 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This standard specifies a method for determining the body voltage generated when a person wearing standardized footwear walks on a resilient or laminate floor covering. The test method can be used under laboratory conditions as well as in situ.

  • Standard
    11 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This European Standard specifies the characteristics of heterogeneous resilient floor coverings based on polyurethane with thermosetting properties supplied in either roll, planks or tile form. This specification does apply for floor covering consisting of a wear layer and other compact layers made from polyurethane which differ in composition, chemical crosslinking and/or design and can contain a decor layer, reinforcement and other backing.
This specification does not apply for floor coverings that are specified in EN ISO 10582, EN ISO 24011, EN 1817 or EN 14565.
To encourage the consumer to make an informed choice, the standard includes a classification system (see EN ISO 10874) based on intensity of use, which shows where these floor coverings should give satisfactory service. It also specifies requirements for marking.

  • Standard
    15 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This European Standard specifies minimum performance requirements for fibrous, non-fibrous and combined underlays as well as demands for the fracture and cracking resistance.

  • Standard
    10 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This European Standard specifies the maximum accepted tolerances on the dimensions and distortions in pattern, of rugs, runners, carpet tiles and wall-to-wall carpet.
NOTE   These tolerances do not affect the functional characteristics of the floor covering.

  • Standard
    12 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day
  • Draft
    12 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

ISO 10595:2010 specifies the characteristics of semi-flexible/vinyl composition floor tiles based on poly(vinyl chloride) (PVC) binder and supplied in tile form. Products may contain a transparent, non-PVC factory finish.
To encourage the consumer to make an informed choice, ISO 10595:2010 includes a classification system (see ISO 10874) based on the intensity of use, which shows where these floor coverings give satisfactory service. It also specifies requirements for marking

  • Corrigendum
    2 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

ISO 26986:2010 specifies the characteristics of floor coverings based on expanded (cushioned) poly(vinyl chloride), supplied as either tiles or rolls.
ISO 26986:2010 includes a classification system based on the intensity of use, which shows where resilient floor coverings give satisfactory service.

  • Corrigendum
    2 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This European Standard specifies the characteristics of floor coverings based on polyvinyl chloride and modifications thereof, on jute or polyester backing or on polyester felt with polyvinyl chloride backing, supplied in either tile or roll form.
To encourage the consumer to make an informed choice the standard includes a classification system (see EN 685) based on intensity of use, which shows where these floor coverings should give satisfactory service. It also specifies requirements for marking.

  • Standard
    13 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day
  • Draft
    16 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

This European Standard describes and specifies the minimum requirements for needled floor coverings in sheet form for single usage in events of limited duration.  These floor coverings are intended to be adhered to the substrate.
This European Standard is both applicable to needled pile floor coverings for single usage in events of limited duration and needled floor coverings without pile for single usage in events of limited duration.
This European Standard is not applicable to tiles.

  • Standard
    15 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

ISO 24340:2006 describes a method for determining the thickness of different layers of resilient floor coverings.

  • Standard
    10 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

ISO 26986:2010 specifies the characteristics of floor coverings based on expanded (cushioned) poly(vinyl chloride), supplied as either tiles or rolls.
ISO 26986:2010 includes a classification system based on the intensity of use, which shows where resilient floor coverings give satisfactory service.

  • Standard
    15 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

ISO 24011:2009 specifies the characteristics of plain and decorative linoleum, supplied as either tiles or rolls.
To encourage the consumer to make an informed choice, ISO 24011:2009 includes a classification system based on the intensity of use, which shows where resilient floor coverings provide satisfactory service.
The term 'linoleum' is frequently incorrectly applied to a range of floor coverings, often to those based on poly(vinyl chloride) or rubber. Such materials are not included in ISO 24011:2009.

  • Standard
    14 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

ISO 24345:2006 describes a method for determining the resistance against separation of two layers of a resilient floor covering by peeling.

  • Standard
    11 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

ISO 10580:2010 specifies a general laboratory test method for determination of the area-specific emission rate of volatile organic compounds (VOC) and/or the vapour-phase VOC concentration under defined climate conditions.
ISO 10580:2010 describes emission test chambers used for the determination of the emission of volatile organic compounds from resilient, textile and laminate floor coverings.

  • Standard
    29 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

ISO 24341:2005 specifies methods for determining the length, width and straightness of resilient or textile floor coverings in sheet form.

  • Standard
    11 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

ISO 23996:2007 describes two methods for determining the density of homogeneous resilient floor coverings and solid layers of other resilient floor coverings.

  • Standard
    10 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

ISO 23997:2007 describes a method for determining the mass per unit area of a resilient floor covering.

  • Standard
    8 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

ISO 10595:2010 specifies the characteristics of semi-flexible/vinyl composition floor tiles based on poly(vinyl chloride) (PVC) binder and supplied in tile form. Products may contain a transparent, non-PVC factory finish.
To encourage the consumer to make an informed choice, ISO 10595:2010 includes a classification system (see ISO 10874) based on the intensity of use, which shows where these floor coverings give satisfactory service. It also specifies requirements for marking

  • Standard
    13 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

ISO 10874:2009 establishes a classification system for resilient, textile and laminate floor coverings. The classification is based on practical requirements for areas of use and intensity of use and is linked to the requirements specified in the relevant International Standard for each type of floor covering.
ISO 10874:2009 is also intended to provide guidance for manufacturers, specifiers and consumers, to enable them to choose the appropriate class of floor covering for any given area of use or specific room.

  • Standard
    9 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

ISO 26985:2008 specifies methods for identifying linoleum and determining the cement content and ash residue of linoleum floor coverings.

  • Standard
    11 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

ISO 24344:2008 specifies methods for determining the flexibility and deflection of resilient floor coverings.

  • Standard
    13 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

ISO 26987:2008 specifies a procedure for the determination of the reaction of resilient floor covering to chemical substances.

  • Standard
    11 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

ISO 24346:2006 specifies a method for determining the overall thickness of resilient floor coverings.

  • Standard
    13 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day

ISO 24343-1:2007 describes a method for determining the residual indentation produced in a resilient or laminate floor covering after the application and removal of a constant load.

  • Standard
    11 pages
    English language
    sale 10% off
    e-Library read for
    1 day