1. Definition of Decorative paper covered with Melamine
Decorative paper is a type of decorative surfaces that is pressed onto wood based panels for the use of furniture production. Decorative paper is a kind of patterned background papers, creating colors to match the interior trend. The paper, then, is dipped in glue and made dried, cut into sheets before being pressed on panel. Melamine resin cover is scratch and abrasion resistant, we call them melamine paper – decorative paper dipped in melamine resin.
– Melamine is a kind of patterned background paper, dipped in resin and covered with a layer of melamine on the top.
– Base paper consists of wood flour, titanium and other substances.
– Melamine is an organic base and has a chemical formula of C3H6N6.
– Firstly, print pattern and color on background paper
– Then, it is dipped into resin and covered with a layer of melamine on top
– Finally, dry the decorative paper and cut into certain standard sizes
– Wide range of colors: from woodgrain to monochromatic color, woven fabric grain and natural material
– Diversified surfaces
– Durable and hard to be scratched
– Fasr manufacturing
– Reasonable price
– Compared to other surfaces such as Laminate or Acrylic, Melamine coated decorative papers is not as flexible and qualified as the previous
– Scratch, abrasion and impact resistance of Melamine paper is not as good as Laminates.
Typically, Melamine coated decorative papers are pressed onto the panels like PB, MDF to create furniture such as bed, wardrobe, cabinet…
What is MFC ?
Melamine coated decorative paper is pressed on wood based panels to produce MFC (Melamine Faced Chipboard); MFM (Melamine Faced MDF) and MFP (Melamine Faced Plywood)…
– MFC is a malamine faced chipboard. The decorative paper dipped in melamine resin then pressed on PB surface panel to form a MFC.
– Melamine cover is aesthetic, scratch-resistant and waterproof. The surface can be created with woodgrain, woven, natural material like marble or metalic.
– The combination of melamine decorative paper with HPL diversifies the wood working furniture market, giving customers more choices in reasonable prices.