Product Benefits

  • Acoustic absorption: αw = 1
  • Reaction to fire: A1 (white) and A2-s1, d0 (colors)
  • Light reflection: > 87%
  • 100% flat irrespective of the moisture content
  • Thermal resistance: 1.10 m². K/W
  • Reduction in artificial lighting needs
  • Natural light intake > 6%
  • Over 600 format and veil combinations
  • 15-year warranty

Caracteristics & Performance

Acoustic absorption

Tonga® A 40
  • α= 1 : class A / NRC = 1


  • Light reflection: The light reflection coefficient is more than 87% for white.
  • White: L = 94.8% - according to ISO 11664-4.
  • Gloss: Matt - The gloss value is - according to ISO 2813.
  • Light diffusion: 100% of the light is diffused.
  • Natural light intake: 6% improvement in natural light distribution.
  • Lighting needs: 11% reduction in artificial lighting needs.

Fire reaction

According to EN 13501-1: 

  • For white: Euroclass A1.
  • For colors and patterns: Euroclass A2-s1, d0.

Fire resistance

  • 111 Tonga® A 40 ceilings (600 x 600 mm) installed on a T24 Quick-Lock® grid (see test report) satisfy the requirements of Section CO13 in the French fire regulations for public-access buildings.
Classification Modules (in mm) Load-bearing structures Additional insulation
REI 30 600 x 600 Concrete, Steel No
REI 30 600 x 600 Timber, Concrete, Steel 160 mm Eurolène® 603 + From 0 to 200 mm of IBR
  • 111 Tonga® A 40 ceilings (600 x 600 and 1,200 x 600 mm) installed on a T24 Quick-Lock® grid (see test reports) are SF30 according to Belgian standard NBN 713-020.

Humidity performance

  • 100% flat irrespective of the moisture content.

Thermal resistance

  • According to the EN 13162, Tonga® A 40 ceilings offer thermal resistance of 1.10 m². K / W.

Resistance to bending

  • According to EN 13964 - Annex F, Tonga® A 40 ceilings are classified as C/130N/m² for dimensions  600 x 600 / 1,200 x 600 / 1,200 x 1,200 mm.
  • This value should be kept in mind if any mineral wool is to be laid in the plenum.


Environment and health


  • Mineral wool is recyclable, and the vast majority of production waste is recycled. The recycled content of our Tonga® A 40 panels is 45%.
  • For projects based on LEED®, BREEAM® and HQE™ Green Building certifications, EPD (Environmental Product Declarations) are available. Contact us.
  • Eurocoustic is certified to ISO 14001: 2015 "Environmental Management Systems".


  • Eurocoustic stone wool is certified by EUCEB (EUropean CErtification Board of mineral wool product).
  • Stone wool panels are manufactured with fibers exempt from the carcinogenic classification (European Regulation 1272/2008 as amended by European Regulation 790/2009). According to the International Agency for Research on Cancer, mineral wool is not classifiable as to its carcinogenicity to humans (Group 3).

CE Marking

  • DoP no.: 0007-01 (blanc) et 0007-02 (couleurs).

Indoor Air Quality

  • Tonga® A 40 products are classed A+.

Installation & Cleaning


  • Installation must conform to the requirements of the DTU 58.1 code of practice, the NF P 68203-1 and 2 standards and other applicable standards and codes of practice according to the type of room.
  • You are advised to ensure that air can circulate between the rooms and the plenum to balance the temperature and pressures on each side of the ceiling.
  • Tonga® A 40 ceilings are fitted on T15 - T24 grids.
  • Tiles can be cut with a craft knife without generating any noise or dust.
  • The direction in which the panels should be installed is indicated on the back of the panels.


  • The surface of Tonga® A 40 ceilings does not retain dust, which makes them easier to clean.
  • Tonga® A 40 ceilings can be cleaned using light brush / vacuum cleaner.
  • This type of cleaning will help extend the service life of Tonga® A 40 ceilings.

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