IXPE & EVA mat ,which one is better?
In order to reduce noice,make more comfortable feeling,we usually lays a layer of mute pad on the bottom surface of SPC floor.
As a floor mat,EVA & IXPE has the characteristics of waterproof, moisture resistance,excellent elasticity, cushioning performance, more silent, more comfortable feet.
IXPE pad is made by polyethylene foam material.polyethylene itself is non-toxic and odorless.it does not contain any toxic auxiliary agent, and uses high-temperature foaming agent. IXPE has a low thermal conductivity and good thermal insulation performance. IXPE has high mechanical strength and long-lasting properties. Anti-aging, stable chemical.Touching is soft,looks fine and smooth.
EVA surface finish and flatness of the product are poor. EVA coils are welded to achieve a longer size. Has an unpleasant smell. Surface has spilehole.
Regular EVA density is 110kg/m3, while IXPE is 33kg/m3.
Compare at the same price, EVA has higher density.
Hope this article will let you know the different between IXPE and EVA.