Antimicrobials

New Evermoin Antimicrobial Technology Provides Built-in-the-Polymer Protection
Antimicrobials

New Evermoin Antimicrobial Technology Provides Built-in-the-Polymer Protection

Suitable for medical applications including medical housings, equipment and accessories and non-medical applications such as cosmetics, electrical and electronics, appliances and kitchenware. Tested to inhibit 99.9+ growth rate of positive and negative pathogens such as Staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coli. Compliant with ISO 10993-5 and ISO 10993-10 standards and approved by FDA and EPA...

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Antimicrobials

SILVADUR™ Antimicrobials from Dow Microbial Control Earns Certification from Global Textile Industry Safety Standard Organization, Bluesign®

The system oversees the global textile supply chain to ensure that chemicals and other materials used in all steps of textile and apparel manufacturing processes are safe for consumers, workers and the environment. COLLEGEVILLE, PA. (PRWEB) AUGUST 06, 2018 - Dow Microbial Control, a global business unit of DowDuPont Specialty Products Division, announced today that its patented antimicrobial...

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Antimicrobials

FSMA September Implementation Drives Increased Demand For The Neo-Pure Food Safety System To Reduce Recalls On Seeds And Grains

Following North American Launch in July, More Neo-Pure Systems Protecting U.S. and Canadian Food Industry with Plans to Enter New Categories SupplySide West 2016 Booth #KK127 LAS VEGAS - For the food industry, the September 19, 2016 Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) deadline to implement preventative measures to ensure safety of at-risk foods has spiked the demand for Agri-Neo's innovative...

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Polymer Additives

Liquid Antimicrobial Agents enhance product protection.

As inorganic silver-based formulations that disperse readily in polymer, +Clean™ additives prevent discoloration, odors, and product degradation caused by the growth of bacteria, mold, and yeast. Liquid additive +Clean AM-139 is intended for use with polyethylene or polypropylene at 0.2%–0.4% letdowns, while liquid additive +Clean AM-150 is intended for use with engineering resins at...

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Dressings

Covalon to Present SurgiClear(TM) at AORN Surgical Conference and Expo

MISSISSAUGA, ON,Â- – Covalon Technologies Ltd. (the Company" or "Covalon") (TSXV: COV), an advanced medical technologies company, today announced that it will be featuring SurgiClear™ at the Association of periOperative Registered Nurse's (AORN) Surgical Conference and Expo, the largest international gathering of perioperative registered nurses worldwide. SurgiClear™ is one of the...

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Polymer Additives

MicroBlok: The Ultimate Protection For The Electronics You Love

The threat of bacteria is everywhere. While the first thoughts of bacteria often lead you to visions of illness, it may take you by surprise to learn that your favorite electronics are often more susceptible to being attacked by these unwanted microorganisms. In a study by Which?, an independent group known for testing household products, phones were found to have seven times more hazardous"...

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Sanitizers

Plastics Color And Fitsi Collaborate To Produce Antimicrobial Bedside Caddy Designed To Improve Patient Hygiene

CHICAGO, IL — In hospital environments, proper hand hygiene is crucial to prevent the transfer of dangerous bacteria. Per the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, an estimated 275 patients die daily from hospital-acquired infections, in part due to the transfer of bacteria via unclean hands. Annually, two million patients are diagnosed with hospital-acquired infections, making hand...

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MicroBlok® and Fitsi Health Team Up To Increase Patient Comfort
Antimicrobials

MicroBlok® and Fitsi Health Team Up To Increase Patient Comfort

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates 2 million patients are diagnosed with hospital-acquired infections annually. Due to hard to clean equipment and the transfer of bacteria, approximately 98,987 of those 2 million patients died. This equals over 275 deaths a day, which is more than the number of breast and prostate cancer deaths combined. And the human consequences...

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Miscellaneous Fabrics and Cloths

PurThread Technologies Partners with Beacon Linens to Provide Durable Antimicrobial Protection to Healthcare and Household Bed Linens

PurThread's Protective Yarns Will Yield Antimicrobial Benefits to Makers of Patent-Pending Beacon Linens Sheets RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.Â- – PurThread Technologies, Inc., maker of next generation antimicrobial fibers and yarns, announces a partnership with Beacon Linens to provide antimicrobial and anti-odor protection to the North Carolina-based developer and manufacturer of...

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Antimicrobials

Antimicrobial Additive prevents bacteria growth on products.

Developed for use in hospitals and residences, Seal Shield™ makes healthcare and consumer products resistant toÂ- growth of viruses, fungi, and odor-causing microbial bacteria. Permanent antimicrobial protection afforded by this EPA-registered, antimicrobial, fungistatic additive helps keep treated products cleaner, greener, and fresher for extended periods. Product is available in...

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