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Epoxy & Phenolic Lab Products

Canadian Scientific Lab Systems is Canada's premier distributor and installers of Durcon epoxy & phenolic laboratory counter tops, sinks, drying racks and balance tables, used in academic science rooms, research labs, product developement & quality control labs and industrial operations.
Millwork shops, building contractors and private industry prefer Canadian Scientific to supply epoxy & phenolic products to complete their lab projects.

Durcon epoxy work surfaces are molded monolithic epoxy resin. The unique process includes a special curing stage that ensures a complete chemical reaction throughout the material resulting in a uniform worksurface of the highest quality. Durcon Epoxy resin work surfaces are the prefered choice for harsh laboratory, classroom and research environments for critical areas such as chemical resistance, non-flammability, non-absorbency, vibration damping and cleanability. Color options, finished edging, marine surfaces for spill control, specialty shapes, drainboard tops, drop-in and undermount sinks, and chemical resistance accessories ensure a compete line of lab products. All counter tops are made to size with optional backsplashes, cut outs & drilling for sinks & fixtures, notches for columns and profiles, and drainboard grooves.

Canadian Scientific will help you determine the correct product for your application, offer design assistance and after-installation care & maintenance suggestions. Where requested, CSi will also use its experienced factory trained installation contractors to install your epoxy counter tops, sinks and other lab equipment to complete your projects on time and on budget. Where millwork contractors wish to install our epoxy, we provide detailed instructions, and tips for complicated installations.

BEST PRICE GUARANTEE - Canadian Scientific is Canada's leader in chemical resistant countertops. That is why with confidence we offer our best price guarantee for all chemical resistant epoxy resin countertops and accessories. We will match any verified epoxy resin distributor pricing FOB factory to ensure that you have the best price for your lab project. Whether you need one piece or an entire lab, we have you covered.


Why choose Epoxy & Phenolic Products from Canadian Scientific

1.     Canada's Best Price Guarantee
2.     Cross Canada installation service
3.     Industry Leading Customer Service
4.     Product Samples and On-Line Brochures
5.     Design and Product Selection Assistance

6.     Assistance with Fabrication Drawings
7.     Optional Site Dimensioning & Shop Drawings
8.     Competitive Shipping Rates
9.     Assistance with customer installation
10.   Payments from Credit Card to Term Accounts


Epoxy Laboratory Counter Tops

Canadian Scientific Epoxy Worksurfaces are safe, durable, chemical resistant, non-absorbent, and non-flammable with no asbestos inert fillers, perfect for the harsh wear & tear of food, laboratory, classroom and research environments.

The low-glare matte finish minimizes reflected light to ease eye strain and provide the greatest contrast and acuity for most research tasks. Our 5 additional signature colors feature matte finishes and comparable physical properties and chemical resistance to Black Onyx.

Product Standard Colors: Black Onyx, Lunar White, Gray, Graphite, Tan, Dark Khaki
Available Thicknesses: Standard 1" (25mm), Optional 3/4" (19mm) or 1-1/4" (32mm)
Finished Edges: 1/8" (3mm) bevel or 1/4" (6mm) machined radius both with blended corners
Lengths up to 98" with widths up to 60"
Specialty Shapes: Marine edge worksurfaces, Coved curbs, marine coved curbs, Trifacia Tops, Fume Hood bases & Custom designed shapes

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Solid Phenolic Compact SPC Laboratory Counter Tops

Chemical Resistant SPC is comprised of an additional layer to resist a variety of acids, solvents, general reagents and cleaning agents.
Chemical Resistant SPC Product Colors: Black, Gray or White surface on a black core
Chemical Resistant SPC worksurfaces have a 95 matte texture finish for Chemical Resistant Surfaces and a surface gloss value of 14-18.

Standard Grade SPC is the multi-purpose surfacing solution made for general applications such as lab shelving, technical stations and light-duty lab worksurfaces.
Standard Grade SPC Product Stock Colors: Black, Fashion Gray or Designer White surface on a black core
Standard Grade SPC Product Optional Colors: Alabaster, Grey, North Sea, Wallaby, Haze, Pepper Dust, Shadow, Amazon, Hunter Green, Atlantis, Brittany Blue surface on a black core
Patterned Standard Grade SPC Optional Color: Graphite Nebula

Available Thicknesses: Standard 1" (25mm), Optional 1/4" (6mm), 1/2" (13mm) or 3/4" (19mm)
Finished Edges: 1/8" (3mm) bevel or 1/4" (6mm) machined radius both with blended corners
Lengths up to 120" with widths up to 60"

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Epoxy Laboratory Sinks & Accessories

  DropIn Sinks - the new industry standard due to the ease of installation and the easy cleaning, safety and durability of the radiused interior and exterior edges.
Double DropIn Sinks, shallow basin and graduated depth ADA DropIn Sinks are available to accommodate lab users with special needs and help conform to ADA guidelines.

  Under-Mount Sinks - a tradition for over 40 years, and still requested for new and renovated academic science rooms. Bonded double undermount sinks are available by special request.

  Outlets & Accessories - Polypropylene sink outlets with strainers, Overflow tubes & strainer caps, Sink stoppers.

  Cup Sinks - Polypropylene and Epoxy oval, rectangular and round cup sinks.

  Specialty Sinks - Trifacia, End & Wall Sinks, Round & Elliptical Sinks.

  DropIn Troughs,   UnderMount Troughs,   Sectional Undermount Troughs

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Epoxy Laboratory Drying Racks

  Epoxy Resin Pegboards are supplied with durable polypropylene pegs angled for effective support and drainage of lab glassware. Optional 2" [51mm] wide stainless steel drip trays with a PVC drain tube are available for all standard pegboard sizes.

Pegboard Sizes: 18" - 48" wide and 24 - 36" high with custom sizes and layouts available.
Pegboard Thickness: 1" (25mm)
Pegboard Colors: Standard black onyx or optional colors from our standard epoxy counter top color list
Peg Material: Polypropylene
Peg Diameter & Lengths: 1/2" X standard 6.5" or optional 8"
Peg Colors: Standard black or optional white

Canadian Scientific Lab Systems other drying rack systems
- Stainless Steel drying racks with accessories
- Polypropylene pegs and stainless steel drip trays available separately for millwork contractor made drying racks


Marine Drainboard Laboratory Tops

  DrainTops are specially designed for all epoxy end-run or in-line worksurfaces for advanced liquid control in sink areas. Features include integrally-molded raised-rib drain boards and a 1/4" [6mm] tall marine rim for large spill containment.

DrainTop worksurfaces gently slope from the containment rim to the sink area for improved drainage. Drain board sections are curved raised ribs that facilitate glassware drying and improved cleanups. The sink area can be machined to accommodate all single or double DropIn Sinks and applicable fixtures.

DrainTops can be used at the end of islands and peninsulas or wall elevations with available external lengths of 54" (1372mm), 60" (1524mm), 66" (1676mm) or 72" (1829mm) sections.


Laboratory Balance Tables

Balance Tables provide superior stability for highly calibrated equipment. The top and legs are solid 2-1/2" [64mm] thick molded epoxy resin. A galvanized steel lateral support beam adds strength and rigidity. Rubberized vibration reduction pads are included to suppress floor vibrations and increase instrument accuracy and consistency.

Balance Tables stand 31" [787mm] tall. Nominal worksurface dimensions are 35" x 24" [889 x 610mm].

IsoTops are also available for installation on the bench top. These 2-1/2" [64mm] thick molded countertop sections with shock reduction pads perform the same function as our Balance Tables but at countertop level with easy access to adjoining worksurfaces and utilities.

Standard IsoTops are available as 30" x 60" [762 x 1524mm] sections. Special radius edged 59.75" x 23.75" [1518 x 603mm]


Customer Service

Canadian Scientific Lab Systems is committed to provide the best customer service for laboratory product sales, service and installations. Since 1985, we have supplied and built labs from St. John's to Victoria with the best quality components, and our record has been supported with customer referrals, our strong guarantees and recognition as trusted distributors for our product manufacturers.

Over the years, CSi has sold and installed nearly 250,000 square feet of epoxy counter tops in secondary schools, colleges & universities, government facilities and private industry.

• Designing a lab and need information on which counter tops should be specified?   We will help you decide on epoxy, phenolic, stainless steel, laminate, or other surfaces for your application.
• Need samples?   Canadian Scientific can provide samples in 2" X 2" packet size or larger 4" X 4" samples. All samples come with finished edges.
• Making fabrication drawings?   CSi will provide assistance to make your own drawings or as an optional service, our project management department will visit your site and prepare your shop drawings.
• Are you a millwork shop or contractor bidding on a lab build?   We will provide our BEST PRICE GUARANTEE to ensure that you are getting the most competitive price for your bid.
• Deciding on installation options?   CSi can offer either our installation guides and job photos for your staff or as an optional service, our experienced factory trained contractors will do the install for you.
• Care and maintenance?   Canadian Scientific will recommended to the end user and their housekeeping staff on the best ways to keep your new counter tops in like-new shape and appearance.

    For technical information on Durcon Epoxy & Phenolic Products, please click here to consult our factory web site at Durcon.com

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