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    Comfort Range 0.2

    The Bus Collection – Comfort Range 0.2 provides operators and seat makers with a range of products specifically engineered to maintain the quality of traditional leather while building in advanced performance characteristics to reduce manufacturing and operating cost while meeting required industry certification.

    From the high passenger footfall of inner-city bus routes, to luxury comfort of long-distant coach journeys, ELeather’s Comfort Range 0.2 material comes in a range of grains and finishes, utilising the versatile properties of leather fibre composite to suit the specific application environment.

    Certified to the latest industry standards to ensure passenger safety, ELeather’s Comfort Range 0.2 material is rigorously tested by a 3rd party testing organisation to ensure compliance with regional fire safety regulations of the bus and coach industry.

    PRODUCT BENEFITS

    FEATURESBENEFITS
    LightweightFuel saving
    Easy to cleanMinimal maintenance
    HygenicBetter passenger experiences
    Consistent high-quality material provided on 50LM rollsHigher material yields and easier to process and work with
    Made from natural leatherComfort and style with look and feel of traditional leather
    Reduced stretchNo bagging or creasing over time and seats stay looking newer for longer
    VersatileIncreased design possibilities such as lamination, embossing, printing and stiching
    Scuff and scratch resistantLonger lasting with less frequent seat cover changes
    Clean tech manufactured with patented processContribute to a cleaner, more sustainable future

    PRODUCT SPECIFICATION

    TESTTEST METHODUNITSTYPICAL VALUES
    Widthmm1400mm
    SoftnessIUP 36mm≥3.2mm
    Colour measurementEL-MFG-WI113DL* ± 0.9; Da* ± 0.5; Db* ± 0.5
    Average thicknessBS EN ISO 2589:2002mm1.2 ± 0.15 mm
    GSMEL-LSTP-0005g/m²≥ 550 ± 50 g/m2
    Bally flex - dry 50,000 cycles no crackingBS EN ISO 5402:2002CyclesPass
    Peel strengthEL-LSTP-0003 DryN/cm≥12.0 N/cm
    Tensile force MD *1BS EN ISO 3376:2002 *1N/mm≥10.0 N/mm
    Breaking elongation MDBS EN ISO 3376:2002%≥ 20.0 %
    Tensile strength CD *1BS EN ISO 3376:2002 *1N/mm≥10.0 N/mm
    Breaking elongation CDBS EN ISO 3376:2002%≥ 30.0 %
    Taber abrasion CS10 1kgBS EN ISO 5470-1:1999 Part 1Cycles>2,000 cycles
    Test to determine the horizontal burning rate of materialsUN regulation No.118 annex 6 (test at Exova UK)-≥100 mm/min
    Test to determine the melting behaviour of materialsUN regulation No.118 annex 7 (test at Exova UK)-No droplets which ignited the cotton wool
    Test to determine the vertical burning rate of materials UN regulation No.118 annex 8 (test at Exova UK)-≥100 mm/min
    FlammabilityBS 5852:2006 (CRIB 5)Pass
    FlammabilityBS 5852:2007 (CRIB 7)Pass

    *1 Procedure as per BS EN ISO 3376:2002 except it is not corrected for thickness as this is not applicable to ELeather

    *2 All pigments used meet BWS 7 or higher. Pigments are tested in accordance with ISO 4892-2, Cycle 5 and EN ISO 877, and assessed against BlueWool Scale 1-8 as described in ISO 105 B02, where BWS 8 denotes very high and BWS 1 lowest light fastness. The Fastness to Light of the final ELeather Product is dependant on the colour.