About Trovex Activ:ion

Trovex Activ:ion is one of the most powerful antimicrobial PVC cladding systems available. It’s ideally suited for walls and doors in healthcare environments, where bacteria breed quickly and circulate freely.

Activ:ion has been proven in the most demanding health environments, such as operating theatres and other infection- controlled areas. It comprehensively outperforms other wall finishes including stainless steel, reducing viable microbes by up to 99.9%, including dangerous bacteria like Streptococcus faecalis, Salmonella typhimurium and MRSA.

Activ:ion uses homogenous silver ion technology to provide a naturally antibacterial finish that prevents microbes from reproducing. Cladding and doorsets from the Activ:ion range are simple to install, fire-resistant and easy to clean.

Activ:ion is proven to reduce the growth of all tested pathogens, including those resistant to antibiotics. In field tests, it outperforms other wall finishes including stainless steel many times over, even weeks after cleaning.

Activ:ion can be used to clad walls and encapsulate doors, providing you with a hygienic, healthy environment that you can trust.

Activ:ion uses Biomaster Antimicrobial Technology:

  • Biomaster binds to the cell wall: Preventing growth
  • The Biomaster IONS interrupt enzyme production: Stopping the cell producing energy
  • Biomaster interrupts the cell’s DNA: Preventing replication

When hygiene matters, Activ:ion delivers.

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Applications

New regulations demand ever-higher standards of hygiene in a range of settings. Activ:ion is the answer. It’s ideal for use in laboratories, food preparation areas, healthcare environments, clean rooms, leisure facilities and many other situations.

  • Laboratories

  • Healthcare

  • Food factories

  • Commercial kitchens

  • Showers and washrooms

  • Leisure centres and gymnasiums

Lab tests

Activ:ion has been independently tested at recognised microbiology laboratories in the UK, using the ISO 22196:2011 standard. The tests assess the reduction of viable microbes after 24 hours’ contact with Activ:ion, focusing on ten of the most dangerous and commonly encountered pathogens.

Efficiency Results
Results showed that Activ:ion reduced the incidence of CFUs
(‘colony-forming units’ or ‘viable cells’) by at least 87%, with
some microbes reduced by as much as 99.9%.

Timeline
Activ:ion’s proactive formulation reduces viable bacteria by 80% in just 15 minutes, and over 99.9% after two hours.
The continuous activity means that you always have full protection.

  • Efficiency results
    Efficiency results
  • Timeline
    Timeline

Specification

K13
Rigid sheet fine linings and panelling

145
Proprietary plastics cladding - hygienic wall cladding

Manufacturer
Trovex

Product ref
Trovex Activ:ion Semi Rigid Hygienic PVC Cladding 2.5mm thick

T13/25/WE (2.5 x 1.22m White)

T13/30/WE (3.0 x 1.22m White).

Substrate
Fair faced blockwork/partition system.

Preparation
Surfaces to be sound and free from contaminates. Dusty or friable surfaces to be stabilised using appropriate stabilising solution. Substrate must be dry - not more than 14% moisture content.

Battens
n/a

Thickness
2.5mm

Dimensions

Width - 1220mm

Length - 2500mm / 3000mm – scribed on site to suit ceiling height.

Colour
Standard Diamond White or selected from the Ambience colour collection.

Adhesive
Trovex Bond two-part Urethane Adhesive System / Trovex Bond single component Acrylic Adhesive System.

Primer
As recommended for particular substrates.

Joint treatment
Vertical joints only - standard two-part colour matched joint profile system, optional colour matched hot welded joint system.

Components / accessories
Transition profile detail to base of sheet at junction with floor vinyl, edge profile on exposed sheet edges, thermoformed corners to internal and external angles.

Included features
Wetroom junction details where specified on drawings - detail as recommended by manufacturer.

Colours & Finishes

Designed to achieve a perfectly matched finish, this system offers each of the four key elements - sheet material, trim, jointing weld rod and silicone - in the full range of colours.

Material samples of any colour are available for rapid despatch to a specified address, making it easy to check and confirm your choices.

White Satin

  • Diamond White

Ambience Satin

  • Calico
  • Mystique
  • Lilac
  • Orchid
  • Pistachio
  • Stone
  • Dove
  • Almond
  • Azure

Not quite sure what you need?

We’re always pleased to talk through the requirements of a project, without obligation. Whether you need something from our standard range or you’re considering a bespoke design, we’re here to help.

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