Starting immediately, Croda International for will offer Microban’s full portfolio of antimicrobial and odor control technologies, including Scentry®, Scentry Revive®, AEGIS®, ZPTech® and SilverShield® to customers in India and Indonesia.
“At Microban, we’re always looking for ways to better service our customers and provide more opportunities to improve speed to market. Having Croda onboard to expand our presence in India and Indonesia, will make it easier for us to provide our clients the tools and resources they need to be successful.” said Brian Aylward, senior director of global textiles for Microban. He adds, “There are many key alignments with our organizations that make Croda an ideal partner but their commitment to holistic sustainability and investment in innovation are pillars to our partnership.”
Rick Hanson, Managing Director for Performance Products at Croda commented ,“This is an exciting opportunity for Croda to explore new possibilities within the textile industry. Microban offers a great technology platform for us to take forward to our customer base further increasing our offering of sustainable products.”
Focusing on providing the suite of Microban technologies, including the popular AEGIS® microbe shield, Croda will be selling to end products including treated fabrics and fibers for use in apparel, home textiles, and furniture products.
Microban products are available now from the Croda sales network in Southeast Asia .
Established in 1925, Croda is the name behind high performance ingredients and technologies in some of the world’s biggest and most successful brands: creating, making and selling speciality chemicals that are relied on by industries and consumers everywhere.
They have a network of over 4,200 passionate and committed employees, working together as one global team across manufacturing sites and offices in 36 countries. Croda is a FTSE100 company with a flexible structure that allows them to focus on developing and delivering innovative, sustainable ingredients that their customers can build on in: Personal Care, Life Sciences, Performance Technologies and Industrial Chemicals.