What is Vitrabond Zinc Composite Material?
Vitrabond ZCM is a natural Zinc Composite Material cladding, featuring a zinc skin on the face side of the 4mm composite material. Vitrabond ZCM is aesthetically pleasing, has a high weather and corrosion resistance, is extremely durable and is low maintenance.
In addition, Vitrabond ZCM cladding is flexible; offering a natural and individual look for all types of architectural and building projects.
Advantages of using ZCM Industry Leading Warranty
Vitrabond Zinc Composite Material features up to a 20 year material warranty and because this highly durable material comes with its natural finish it is designed to weather and patina over time.
Our ZCM Color Range
Fairview 6 offers highly durable finishes as part of our Natural Metals Series, which also includes 2 RHEINZINK finishes. This finish series can also be found in the Color Design Guide.
Zinc is 100% Recyclable and Eco-Friendly
Zinc finishes have many benefits including a long lifespan and being 100% recyclable. This means that they are a sustainable and environmentally friendly option for designers. Unlike steel, zinc has the ability to resist corrosion due to a unique reaction that occurs when exposed to moisture and the carbon dioxide in our atmosphere. It develops a protective layer called a zinc-carbonate layer that creates a beautiful patina that is unique and appealing and can last over 60 years in most climates.
Fabrication and Installation Flexibility
Vitrabond ZCM also allows MCM fabricators and installers take advantage of the flexibility 4mm metal composite material form factor, as well as the familiarity of a traditional rainscreen system while still being able to offer a premium zinc material on their projects.