A thin surface with a layer of plastic or some other protective material on top. The material was invented in 1912, and is manufactured for a variety of applications today. The countertop product, is heat-resistant, wipe-clean, plastic laminate of paper or fabric with melamine resin.

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Laminate vs. Solid surface countertops

Formica

Manufacture a range of laminate and solid surfacing  products. Includes product specifications and industry resources.

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Wilsonart

With Wilsonart Gibraltar Solid Surfacing imagine a surface that’s as durable as it is beautiful. It’s easy to maintain, easy to repair and easy to love.