Silver-based antimicrobials offer transparency, low loadings


Sanitized AG (Bergdorf, Switzerland) is launching a new generation of silver-based antimicrobial protective additives that it says deliver effective protection faster than previously possible.

Other advantages of the new products, according to the company, are low cost due to low loading levels and best-yet transparency for applications requiring fast and broad protection against microbes.

"Silver products have an excellent reputation for a wide range of performance characteristics," said Maria Toscan, product manager polymers at Sanitized AG in a press release. "The new Sanitized Silver products provide a package of benefits that ensure fast and durable antimicrobial protection while remaining economically sustainable without compromising aesthetics and performance."...
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