Antimicrobials

Spectrometers

BD Diagnostics Advances Commitment to a Fully Integrated Microbiology Solution with New Agreement

SPARKS, Md.Â- – BD Diagnostics, a segment of BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company), announced today an international distributor agreement with Bruker Daltonics Inc. to sell and provide front-line technical support for the co-labeled BD™ Bruker MALDI Biotyper™ System. Microbial identification and antimicrobial susceptibility testing is the end-point of the majority of work a microbiology...

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Antimicrobial Coating protects architectural products.
Coatings

Antimicrobial Coating protects architectural products.

As fluoropolymer finish containing minimum of 70% PVDF resin, three-coat system meets requirements of AAMA 2605. Product inhibits growth of stain and odor causing bacteria on high-touch, architectural metal products' exterior and interior surfaces, such as doors, windows, curtainwall, entrances, panels, and column covers. When moisture is present, silver ion exchange mechanism infused into finish...

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Custom-Blended Antimicrobials are dispersed in polymers.
Antimicrobials

Custom-Blended Antimicrobials are dispersed in polymers.

Engineered to impede growth of microorganisms on plastic surfaces, MicroBlok™ Antimicrobials for polymers are targeted at medical device, medical packaging, appliance, and other consumer markets where cleanliness is crucial. Silver ion-based antimicrobials are dispersed throughout polymer matrix and are appropriate forÂ- use in variety of resins including TPU, PE, PP, PC, and ABS. Because...

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Polymer Additives

Nanobiomatters Expands U.S. Presence by Forming Distribution Network for BactiBlock® Antimicrobial Additive

Multi-Channel Approach Provides a Major Foothold in Growing U.S. Market MARLBOROUGH, Mass. - Nanobiomatters North America LLC, a subsidiary of Nanobiomatters Industries S.L., Valencia, Spain, a leading supplier of engineered clay-based additives, has gained a major foothold in the U.S. market by naming three leading distributors to market and sell its industry-leading BactiBlock®...

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Alliance Rubber Company Antimicrobial Rubber Bands Reduce Risks Associated with Rising Bacteria
Rubber Bands

Alliance Rubber Company Antimicrobial Rubber Bands Reduce Risks Associated with Rising Bacteria

World's only antimicrobial rubber band is helping to protect more than 14 million health care workers. Hot Springs, Ark. - According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, (OSHA), increasing exposure to mold and other hazards can cause a variety of health effects and symptoms. While latex products have proved effective in preventing the transmission of many infectious diseases, the...

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Antimicrobials

RTP Company Adds Antimicrobial Products Using Bactiblock Additive from Nanobiomatters

WINONA, MINNESOTA, USA - Global custom engineered thermoplastics compounder RTP Company announced that it has expanded its line of antimicrobial compounds and additive masterbatches to include new products using BactiBlock* technology from NanoBioMatters of Valencia, Spain. Efficacy testing has proven the naturally sourced silver-functionalized clay BactiBlock antimicrobial additive to be...

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Antimicrobials

Antimicrobial targets meat processing applications.

CellVex(TM) Post-Harvest Antimicrobial, a liquid form of hypobromous acid, is proven effective against E. coli, Campylobacter, and Salmonella for high volume applications in meat and poultry markets. Product is FDA approved and can be used as part of multiple intervention strategy in variety of meat processing applications.

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Refractories

RTP Company Partners with Nanobiomatters to Market Antimicrobial Masterbatches with BactiBlock® Technology

WINONA, Minn., USA - RTP Company, a global custom compounder of engineered thermoplastics, announced that it has entered into a sales and manufacturing agreement with additive supplier Nanobiomatters Industries S.L. to use their BactiBlock® silver-based antimicrobial technology in RTP Company's line of antimicrobial products. The patented and EPA-registered BactiBlock® antimicrobial...

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Antimicrobials

Bluestar Silicones Delivers Custom Silicone Solutions for Antimicrobial Applications

Broad Material Offering Meets Healthcare Market's Need for Tailor-Made Products ANAHEIM, Calif. - Bluestar Silicones' has launched a customized approach to the manufacture of antimicrobial silicone products which offers OEMs and processors tailored material solutions to meet specific healthcare application needs. Unlike competitive offerings that are one size fits all," Bluestar Silicones is able...

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Antimicrobials

BASF Exhibits at the Plastics in Medical Device Workshop and Conference

WYANDOTTE, MI, April 6, 2010 - BASF will showcase its HyGentic(TM) antimicrobial technology and a broad line of plastics for medical device and pharmaceutical companies at the Plastics in Medical Device Workshop and Conference, April 12-14, at the LaCentre Conference and Banquet Facility, Westlake, Ohio. Visitors to booth 11 will be able to discuss their needs with BASF's experienced...

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