Antimicrobials for Foam

Microban® offers a range of antimicrobial treatments for foam applications, including mattresses, insulation, and automotive seating. Learn more below.

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Mbns22 FT Microban Technology Shields Silver Shield

SilverShield® is a range of silver-based antibacterial technologies for polymers. The proven formulations operate a multi-modal attack, eliminating up to 99.9% of bacterial growth.

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MicroGuard™ is a range of metal-free antifungal technologies for foam applications. The solutions present an alternative to arsenic-based formulations, such as OBPA.

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AEGIS® is a full-spectrum liquid antimicrobial suitable for various urethane cross-linked chemistries, including urethane foams and Reaction Injection Molding (RIM) processes.

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How does antimicrobial foam contribute to eco-friendly product design?

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Children, pets, food deposits, cleaning lapses, and even simple temperature changes can all instigate unwanted microbial growth in automotive interiors. Car manufacturers are now considering antimicrobial innovations that will transform driver experiences.

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Building materials often contain starches, organic adhesives, and cellulose sugars, representing ideal nutrient sources for microbial growth. Antimicrobial technology can be integrated into polymeric building materials to promote cleaner, greener built environments.

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72% of consumers are concerned about exposure to microbes. Bacteria, mold and mildew growth on surfaces often leads to demanding cleaning routines or frequent product replacements. Consumers now seek smarter products that enable them to worry less and live more.

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