Backings

Shaw Contract Group Australia offer a diverse range of carpet backings to suit your needs, for both carpet tile and broadloom.

Below, you will find technical information for the following backings; EcoWorx Modular Tile, EcoWorx Broadloom, EcoWorx Performance Broadloom, EcoLogix Modular Tile, ClassicBac, UltraLoc Pattern and TekLok.


Ecoworx_Tile

EcoWorx Modular Tile

Backing Description
100% thermoplastic polyolefin compound with a high performance precoat and a reinforcing layer

Backing Process
5-step process:

  1. High performance precoat for maximum tuft bind
  2. Thermoplastic laminate for superior delamination strength
  3. Fiberglass reinforcement for unmatched stability
  4. Final thermoplastic layer for added stability
  5. Die-cut into carpet tiles

Primary Backing
Synthetic

Stabilizer
Fiberglass mat

Average Weight
2644.65 g/m² (75 oz/yd²)

Dimensions
60.96 cm x 60.96 cm (standard) (24” x 24”); optional sizes available

Ecoworx Modular Tile Backing – Full Specification Sheet


EcoWorx BroadloomEcoworx_Broadloom-carpet-backings

Backing Description
100% thermoplastic polyolefin compound with a high performance reinforcing layer

Backing Process
3-step process:

  1. High performance precoat for maximum tuft bind
  2. Thermoplastic laminate for superior delamination strength
  3. Woven reinforced layer for stability

Primary Backing
Synthetic

Stabilizer
Woven reinforced layer

Average Weight
1051 g/m² (31 oz/yd²)

Width
3.66 m (standard) (12 ft)

Ecoworx Broadloom Backing – Full Specification Sheet


EcoWorx Performance BroadloomEcoworx_Performance_Broadloom

Backing Description
100% thermoplastic polyolefin compound with a high performance precoat and a reinforcing layer

Backing Process
3-step process:

  1. High performance precoat for maximum tuft bind
  2. Thermoplastic laminate for superior delamination strength
  3. Woven reinforced layer for stability

Primary Backing
Synthetic

Stabilizer
Woven reinforced layer

Average Weight
1322 g/m² (39 oz/yd²)

Width
3.66 m (standard) (12 ft)

Ecoworx Performance Broadloom Backing – Full Specification Sheet


EcoLogix_Tile

EcoLogix Modular Tile

Backing Description
Performance precoat, fiberglass reinforced thermoplastic layer laminated with a fiber matrix secondary containing 88% post consumer material

Backing Process
6-step process:

  1. High performance precoat for maximum tuft bind and moisture resistance
  2. Thermoplastic laminate for superior delamination strength
  3. Fiberglass reinforcement for unmatched stability
  4. Thermoplastic laminate
  5. Attached post consumer recycled fiber matrix pad for comfort under foot
  6. Die-cut into carpet tile

Pad Thickness
4.70 mm (.150 inch)

Pad Density
136-152 kg/m³ (8.5 – 9.5 lbs/ft³)

Primary Backing
Synthetic

Stabilizer
Fiberglass mat

Average Weight
2949.80 g/m² (85 oz/yd²)

Dimensions
60.96 cm x 60.96 cm (standard) (24” x 24”); optional sizes available

EcoLogix Modular Tile Backing – Full Specification Sheet


ClassicBacClassicBac Broadloom

Backing Description
SBR latex precoat and secondary coat laminated to a woven secondary backing

Backing Process
3-step process:

  1. Direct application of SBR polymer to back of carpet face
  2. Light coat of SBR polymer to woven secondary backing
  3. Layers are joined at compression roller

Primary Backing
Synthetic

Average Weight
1186.70 g/m² (35 oz/yd²)

Width
3.66 m (standard) (12 ft); optional sizes available

ClassicBac Broadloom Backing – Full Specification Sheet


UltraLocUltraLoc Pattern Broadloom

Backing Description
High performance enriched polymer laminated to a woven secondary backing

Backing Process
3-step process:

  1. Direct application of enriched polymer to back of carpet face
  2. Light coat of enriched polymer to woven secondary backing
  3. Layers are joined at compression roller

Primary Backing
Synthetic

Average Weight
1186.70 g/m² (35 oz/yd²)

Width
3.66 m (standard) (12 ft)

UltraLoc Pattern Broadloom Backing – Full Specification Sheet


TekLok_BroadloomTekLok Broadloom

Backing Description
High strength enriched polymer precoat and secondary coat laminated to a woven secondary backing

Backing Process
3-step process:

  1. Direct application of high strength enriched polymer to back of carpet face
  2. Light coat of high-strength enriched polymer to woven secondary backing
  3. Layers are joined at compression roller

Primary Backing
Synthetic

Average Weight
1186.70 g/m² (35 oz/yd²)

Width
3.66 m (standard) (12 ft); optional widths available

TekLok Broadloom Backing – Full Specification Sheet