A laboratory is a work environment that requires concentration and communication between co-workers. In most cases it should be possible to clean all surfaces of the room . It may also included the need to regularly carry out a total decontamination of the laboratory environment using strong disinfecting chemicals.
Technical equipment and ventilation devices used to dispell chemical fumes can create a noisy environment affecting performance.
Equipment may generate low frequency noise. The acoustic ceiling should have a good sound absorbing capacity, especially in the low frequencies.
has been designed to be dirt repellent and cleanable using a wide range of cleaning methods.