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Invented by DuPont™ in 1967, Corian is the original solid surface. DuPont™ Corian is a solid, seamless, non-porous homogenous surfacing material made from natural minerals and acrylic resin. Corian is chosen as the material of choice for a new or renovation project for one or more of the following reasons;
can be joined together seamlessly to create a one piece homogenous
look, giving virtually unlimited design possibilities as a decorative
is a non-porous material. It is solid through it's entire thickness and
can be fabricated with inconspicuous seams, rendering it's surface
hygienic. DuPont™ Corian surfaces do not support the growth of bacteria or fungi.
Surfaces in DuPont™ Corian
are renewable, meaning they can be fully restored to their original
condition. Damage caused by abuse can usually be repaired on site by a
DuPont Certified Fabricator, without having to completely replace the material. to watch Corian at work.
DuPont™ Corian can be thermoformed in wooden or metal moulds
at controlled temperatures in order to create various 2D and 3D design
objects. Embossing effects can also be created using the Bas Relief
technique. to watch Corian being transformed.
The translucency of DuPont™ Corian
is especially striking in the lighter colours as well as thinner
sheets. Many designers are now using the material to create lamps or
lighting effects in various applications. The new colour family called
the Illumination Series, features enhanced translucency to be used for
creating special lighting effects.
is manufactured in compliance with strict standards in order to limit
waste and energy consumption at all stages of the production process.
Both the material itself and the joining adhesive are GREEN GUARD Indoor
Air Quality Certified as producing low VOC emissions. DuPont™ Corian can also help commerical building projects obtain credit points toward achieving their desired Green Star rating.