While not an obvious choice as a flooring material from the perspective aesthetics or fashionable trends, rubber possesses significant advantages when to indoor environments where a premium is placed upon resilience and hygiene.

This is of especial relevance for modern healthcare facilities, where aesthetic concerns should take a backseat to the functional priority of good hygiene in a pathogen-laden environment. One of the chief advantages of rubber as a flooring material is its enhanced resistance to microorganisms and its ability to stymie the…