Staticworx EC Rubber Receives Industry Accolades as Best Fault-Tolerant, Static-Control Flooring Product

Watertown, MA, January 29, 2010 --( The latest generation of Staticworx EC Rubber, the industry’s first electronically conductive rubber flooring product, recently received the Seal of Approval, awarded by ESD Journal, as the only fault-tolerant flooring suitable for Class-0 ESD (electrostatic discharge) applications. In addition, MIT Laboratories recently determined that Staticworx EC Rubber is the only static-resistant product that successfully inhibits static generation regardless of footwear. Staticworx, Inc. is North America’s largest manufacturer of ESD flooring products that protect work sites with customized, static-free solutions.

EC Rubber meets all domestic and international industry standards, including NFPA 99 (healthcare), ANSI/ESD S20/20, ANSI/ESD S97.1 (system resistance), ANSI/ESD 97.2 (body voltage generation), DOD 4145.26-M (munitions handling), and NASA-grade, clean-room requirements. In addition, Staticworx EC Rubber is an earth-friendly alternative as it is GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality Certified and can contribute toward LEED Indoor Environmental Quality Credits for Low-Emitting materials. Staticworx EC Rubber, available in tiles, sheets, and runners, is free of halogens, PVC, lead, phthalates, and asbestos.

The product comes with a Lifetime Conductivity Warranty, can withstand heavy loads, is durable, and never needs conductive wax.

“Staticworx EC Rubber is becoming a preferred choice in electronics manufacturing facilities; it is also ideal for data centers, call centers, computer labs, R&D labs, hospitals, and other mission-critical environments, where there is zero tolerance for static,” said David Long, President of Staticworx. “In Class-0 ESD environments, EC Rubber, combined with controlled footwear, also eliminates the need for wrist straps for mobile personnel.”

Staticworx, Inc. is North America’s largest manufacturer of electrostatic discharge (ESD) flooring products that protect work sites with customized, static-free solutions. Based in Watertown, Mass., Staticworx has warehouses on both coasts and is factory-direct. Comprehensive flooring options include rubber, vinyl tile, carpet, epoxy, and adhesives. All products meet international standards, are environmentally friendly, and come with lifetime warranties. Start-to-finish services include ongoing access to technical support. Known as problem-solvers and educators, Staticworx streamlines the supply chain, working directly with contractors and end-users to provide accountability. The company has won many industry accolades and has served thousands of customers with experience that spans 30-plus years. For more information, visit

Dave Long