MIECO Plain Board
MIECO Decorative MFC
Product Features
Colours & Surface
- Solid
- Woodgrain
- Décor
- Surface
The Millennium Collection of 2012
MIECO 2012/2013 New Design
MIECO Worktop

- Technical  
Mieco Decorative MFC is MIECO Plain Board laminated with melamine papers. Offered in a variety of plain, solid, woodgrain and decorative colors. MIECO Decorative MFC is available in 9 different textures and a variety of edge finishing. MIECO Decorative MFC and its moisture resistant variant conforms to EN 312 : 2010 Standard.
Surface Technical Specifications
Test Method Result
Heat Resistant
  1. Lighted cigarette placed on surface of test sample.
  2. Sample placed in oven and baked at 70C for 24 hours.
  3. Aluminium container containing oil superheated to 180C placed on sample for 20 minutes.
  1. Stain easily removed by wet cloth
  2. No hairline cracks observed using a 6x magnifying glass.
  3. No marks or any changes observed.
Abrasion Resistant Taber abraser applied at 500 gram on to sample surface Insignificant abrasion of surface sample
Steam Resistant Test sample placed on top of a beaker of boiling water for an hour No fault observed
Chemical or Stain Resistant Surface of test sample exposed to various chemicals and stains: Alkali Alcohol, Petroleum Products, Coffee, Aminol Oil, Vegetable Oil/Sauce, Soap/Detergent, Tea, Vineger, Sugar, Ink, Lip-Stick, Nail-Polish, Milk/ Milk Products, Ammonia/ Ammonium Chloride, Shoe-Polish. No fault or stains observed on sample in all cases
Specification For Substrates
Property Test Method Unit 9, 12mm 15, 16, 18mm 25mm 30mm
P2 P2 P3* P2 P2
Bending strength EN310 N/mm2 11.00 13.00 14.00 10.50 9.5
Internal Bond EN319 N/mm2 0.40 0.35 0.45 0.30 0.25
Modulus of Elasticity in Bending EN310 N/mm2 1800 1600 1950 1500 1350
Surface Soundness EN311 N/mm2 0.80 0.80 N/A 0.30 0.80
Swelling in Thickness - 24 Hour Immersion EN317 % N/A N/A ≤14 N/A N/A
Note: N/A - not applicable
Type 2 (Mieco PB SU grade for MFC) - Boards for interior fitments (including furniture) for use in dry condition.
Type 3 (Mieco PB MUF grade for MFC) - Non load-bearing boards for use in humid conditions.
*Apply only to 16 and 18mm
General requirements
Property Method Requirement
Tolerances on nominal dimensions    
Thickness within and between boards EN324-1 -0.3mm / + 0.5mm (MFC)
Length and width EN324-1 + / - 5mm
Edge straightness tolerance EN324-2 1.5mm per m
Squareness tolerence EN324-2 2mm per m
Warpage   1 / 600mm
Moisture Content
5% to 13%
Tolerance on the mean density within a board EN323 + / - 10 %

Formaldehyde Emission

Class 2 (E2)
EN 120
8mg/100g < x 20mg/100g
Class 1 (E1)
EN 120
CARB1 ASTM D6007 0.09 ppm
F JIS A1460 mean 1.5mg/L, Max 2.1mg/L
JIS A1460
mean 0.5mg/L, Max 0.7mg/L
JIS A1460
mean 0.3mg/L, Max 0.4mg/L
Standard Dimensions
Length & Width 1830mm x 2440mm
Standard Thickness 9mm, 12mm, 15mm, 16mm, 18mm, 25mm & 30mm

Corporate Profile : Technology : Product : Environment : Reaching Us : Investor Relations : Career

© Mieco Chipboard Berhad. Use of the information contained on this page is governed
by Malaysian law and is subject to the disclaimers which can be read on the disclaimer page.