Armstrong Flooring Biome 2.5mm Commercial Luxury Vinyl Tile DATA SHEET

Product Information

Overall Thickness: 2.5 mm (0.100″)
Wear Layer: 20 mil
Finish: Urethane with Diamond 10 Technology 
Gloss: Low
Face Treatment: Embossed
Edge/End Treatment: Eased Edges/Eased Ends
Manufacturing Location: USA

Width x Length: 

6″ x 48″ (15.3 cm x 121.9 cm)
9″ x 48″ (22.9 cm x 121.9 cm)

Warranty

20 Year Limited Commercial Warranty

Product Structure



  1. Diamond 10® Technology
    Patented innovation that uses cultured diamonds to provide category-leading
    scratch, stain, and scuff resistance from edge-to-edge
  2. Rigid Wear Layer
    The combination of Diamond 10® Technology and the unique rigid wear layer
    results in enhanced durability and abrasion resistance
  3. Realistic Printed Visual
  4. Foundation Layer

 

Product Features

  • See the Biome collection at ArmstrongFlooring.com
  • Biome emphasizes the luxury of wood patterns, unique graining and earthy brown tones represented across the Earth’s diverse ecosystems. The collection was intentionally designed to capture and translate an organic aesthetic and tactile warmth, strengthening the human connection with nature in the built environment.
  • Create a sense of harmony and comfort with naturally imperfect Savannah, contemporary clean Boreal, rustic Tellus, elastic Earthen, nomadic Altitude, meditative Selva, or rhythmic Montane.
  • Designed for high traffic and heavy loads
  • Diamond 10™ Technology Performance
    • Low maintenance, no polish solution
    • Keeps floors looking newer, longer
    • Reduces life cycle costs
    • Flexible maintenance options
  • Low VOC emissions – California Section 01350 compliant, third-party FloorScore certification and LEED eligibility

MATERIAL: A tough, clear, unfilled polyurethane wear layer composed of polyvinyl chloride resins, plasticizers, stabilizers and processing aids on a filled vinyl backing.

PATTERN AND COLORS: The overall visuals are created by a print between the wear layer and intermediate color layer. The clear wear layer is embossed with different textures to enhance each of the printed visuals. Color pigments are insoluble in water and resistant to cleaning agents and light.

REFERENCE SPECIFICATION: ASTM F 1700, Class III, Type B – Embossed Surface

FIRE TEST DATA: 
ASTM E 648 Critical Radiant Flux Critical Radiant Flux – 0.45 watts/sq. cm. or more – Class I
ASTM E 662 Smoke – 450 or less
CAN/ULC – S102.2 – 07 – Flame Spread 5; Smoke Developed 75
Numerical flammability ratings alone may not define the performance of the product under actual fire conditions. These ratings are provided only for use in the selection of products to meet the specified limits.

STATIC LOAD LIMIT: ASTM F 970; 250 psi (17.6 kg/sq cm)

Sustainability

LEED Credit Information – Commercial
Sustainable Design Information 
FloorScore Certificates – Luxury Vinyl Tile
Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) – Luxury Vinyl Tile
On & On Floor Recycling Program

SDS

Resilient Sheet Flooring Products and Resilient Tile Flooring Products MIS

Installation

Location:All grade levels
System:Commercial Luxury Flooring Installation Instructions
Fitting:All Methods
Adhesives:S-995 Flooring Adhesive
S-1000 Set-In-Wet on all substrates
S-288 Dry-To-Touch on all substrates (Discontinued)
S-315 Dry-To-Touch over porous and nonporous substrates (Discontinued)
S-240 (See Considerations Section above) (Discontinued)
S-980 Dry-To-Touch on all substrates (Discontinued)

Installation Special Precautions and Recommendations:

  • Refer to the Commercial Luxury Vinyl Tile Flooring Installation System for complete installation recommendations.
  • Armstrong Flooring S-1000 must be used in areas subject to direct sunlight, topical moisture, concentrated static and dynamic loads, temperature fluctuations and when installed over ceramic tile, terrazzo, marble, metal and polymeric (seamless) floors.
  • Same dye lot not required within an installation.
  • When installing planks, the end joints should be staggered a minimum of 6″ apart.
  • When installing rectangles, the tile can be installed in block/tile fashion or offset tile joints by one-half tile.
  • Can be installed over a single layer of existing resilient flooring.
  • Do not install over existing below-grade tile.
  • Armstrong Flooring commercial flooring is used in many applications where it is subjected to heavy concentrated static and dynamic loads. For questions regarding product suitability and detailed instructions for floor preparation and installation in these types of applications, please contact AHF Products.

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Recommendations:
Maintenance Recommendations For Commercial LVT

Maintenance Products:
Cleaner: Armstrong Flooring S-485
Polish: Armstrong Flooring S-480
Sealer: Armstrong Flooring S-495

Product Data Table

CARTON PROPERTIES6″ x 48″ Items9″ x 48″ Items
Tiles Per Carton1812
Area Per Tile2 sq ft (0.19 sq m)3 sq ft (0.29 sq m)
Coverage Per Carton36 sq ft (3.35 sq m)36 sq ft (3.35 sq m)
Carton Weight39 lbs (17.7 kg)39 lbs (17.7 kg)
PALLET PROPERTIES6″ x 48″ Items9″ x 48″ Items
Cartons Per Pallet5456
Coverage Per Pallet1944 sq ft (180.9 sq m)2016 sq ft (187.6 sq m)
Biome Pattern NameColorModel NumberSuffixSize
TellusSolsticeST1316416″ x 48″
TellusMidsummerST1326416″ x 48″
TellusPolar NightST1336416″ x 48″
SelvaSylvanST270641 6″ x 48″
SelvaLianaST271641 6″ x 48″
SelvaMorphoST272641 6″ x 48″
SelvaArabicaST273641 6″ x 48″
SelvaMangroveST274641 6″ x 48″
SelvaUnderstoryST275641 6″ x 48″
EarthenAmurST2906416″ x 48″
EarthenLynxST2916416″ x 48″
EarthenSnow FoxST2926416″ x 48″
EarthenTaimenST2936416″ x 48″
EarthenCaribouST2946416″ x 48″
EarthenCaspianST2956416″ x 48″
SavannahZephyrST2606416″ x 48″
SavannahMirageST2616416″ x 48″
SavannahDeltaST2626416″ x 48″
SavannahMonsoonST2636416″ x 48″
SavannahMaelstromST2646416″ x 48″
SavannahFerraliteST2656416″ x 48″
MontaneMont BlancST2506416″ x 48″
MontaneNatterhornST2516416″ x 48″
MontaneKilimanjaroST2526416″ x 48″
MontaneUluruST2536416″ x 48″
MontaneRainierST2546416″ x 48″
MontaneEverestST2556416″ x 48″
Biome Pattern Name Color Model Number Suffix Size
AltitudeArgyllST1509119″ x 48″
AltitudeRed RockST1519119″ x 48″
AltitudeMoorlandST1529119″ x 48″
AltitudeIsle of SkyeST1549119″ x 48″
AltitudeLoch NessST1559119″ x 48″
BorealStockholmST2809119″ x 48″
BorealOsloST2819119″ x 48″
BorealMalmoST2829119″ x 48″
BorealCopenhagenST2839119″ x 48″
BorealGothenburgST2849119″ x 48″
BorealBergenST2859119″ x 48″
Biome Pattern NameColorModel Number Suffix Size
Updated on September 20, 2022

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