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New to the Novolam range.
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Novolam is made by fusing a decorative melamine impregnated paper permanently onto the surface of particleboard or MDF.

The Quality Management System of Sonae Novobord has been assessed and found to satisfy the SABS ISO 9001 requirements.

The Enviromental Management Systems of Sonae Novobord has been assessed and found to satisfy the SABS ISO 14001 requirements.

Sonae Novobord distribute via stockists nationally and throughout Africa.

Novolam products are ideal for:
shop fitting
office furniture
display units
occasional tables
bathroom cabinets
room dividers
wall units
* Recommended for interior use only
standard size available
2750mm X 1830mm in a 16mm thickness.
Select sizes and thicknesses available on request.»
product downloads
Download Novolam Electronic Brochure 2015
available finishes
The following surface finishes are available:
textured (orange peel finish)

alpine (wood grain finish)

cutting guidance
Sharp tungsten carbide tipped blades should be used. A slow speed is recommended and the saw should be wobble free to prevent chipping of the melamine surface.
edging strips
Matching edging strips are available in either melamine or PVC. Edging products available from:
Edgepro +27 21 905 0430
National Edging   +27 11 822 3278
Rehau   +27 11 201 1300
Upper Edge Products   +27 11 865 2847
Woodstock Edging   +27 31 702 4590
cleaning instructions
Use soapy water or a commercial cleaner. The use of abrasives should be avoided.
chemical resistance
Normal household chemicals either have no effect or a very slight effect on Novolam. Concentrated chemicals should not be left in contact for long periods.
heat resistance
The melamine coating on Novolam can support a superficial temperature of 120°c for at least ten minutes and 170°c for at least three minutes.
Email info@sonae.co.za