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What Is ADA Sink?

Jan 09, 2020

Do you ever notice that in many public places’ washroom, there is usually a lower wash hand basin next to a row of wash sinks. The lower sink is called ADA sink. ADA sink is designed for the handicapped which meet the guidelines of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

The ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) was enacted by the federal government in 1990. There are a set of guidelines for public facilities such as in a school, department store, restaurant. ADA sink is necessary whether in kitchen or washroom. Thanks to these design and construction guidelines of ADA, the safety of disabled person can be assured when they use those public facility.

Symbol offer ADA approved stainless steel kitchen sink for your option. The depth of this single undermount ADA kitchen sink is 5.5 inch, which conform to the requirement of the ADA. Made of high quality 304 stainless steel, the ADA compliant stainless steel sink is available in both 16 gauge and 18 gauge. We also support the ADA stainless steel sink to be mix-loading with other stainless steel sinks from Symbol. 

ADA compliant stainless steel kitchen sink