Hardwood veneered panel with a melamine back
Provide opaque colors and wipe-down interiors, matched to natural wood
Versa is used to construct case goods with natural wood veneered
exteriors and melamine-impregnated, paper interiors. Melamine interiors
guarantee a mar and moisture resistant finish as well as offering
Versa panels pair one of six popular melamine colors and patterns with
the full range of decorative hardwood veneers. Click here for a list of
available colors and patterns
. Panels are typically produced on
particleboard or MDF cores, but they are also available on ArmorCore®.
Any of States' NOVA finishes may be applied to the veneered side.
Versa's environmental characteristics are primarily dependent on the core
that is specified. Cores are available to produce No-Added-Urea-
Formaldehyde and Forest Stewardship Council certified panels.
Particleboard and MDF cores generally qualify for pre-consumer, recycled
content. If NOVA finishes are specified, they will not release any volatile
organic compounds or hazardous air pollutants in manufacturing or in use.
These coatings are roll applied in a flat line system that recycles excess
finish, eliminating waste and curing instantaneously. NOVA finishes
comply with South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) Rule
1113, and contributes to LEED IEQ 4.2: Low Emitting Materials-Paints and
Coatings. Versa panels exceed CARB 93120.12.
All States Industries' panels comply with ANSI/HPVA HP-1-2009 American
National Standard for Hardwood and Decorative Plywood. UV Cured,
Acrylated Epoxy, Polyester or Urethane coatings are ranked the highest in
performance of 13 types of finishes compared in the Architectural
Woodwork Standards. See 2009 AWI, AWMAC, WI- Architectural
Woodwork Standards - 1st Edition, October 1, 2009.