Antimicrobial Breathing Devices From OMRON and Microban®

Part of the wider OMRON Corporation, OMRON Brasil provides innovative and clinically proven medical products for monitoring and health care. Its product portfolio includes blood pressure monitors, nebulizers, electronic thermometers, blood glucose monitors and activity counters, as well as body composition monitors and professional medical devices.

OMRON devices have helped professionals to prevent, treat, and control domestic and clinical illnesses in more than 100 countries worldwide. In 2018, the company was elected as the number 1 brand in household pressure monitors by the "Global Home Appliance Market Comprehensive Survey".*

The Need for Antimicrobial Breathing Equipment

It's no secret that nebulizers and other breathing devices are prone to microbial growth. Exposure to moisture and humidity often leads to the unwanted accumulation of bacteria and mold on the product surface, causing unpleasant odors, staining, and premature product degradation. This greatly impacts the overall lifespan of the equipment and often leads to the need for costly replacements.

To address this issue, OMRON is partnered with Microban International to offer a range of antimicrobial nebulizers, aspirators, and linked attachments.

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Built-in to the plastic surface during the manufacturing process, Microban® technology works to disrupt the vital life processes and biological functions of contaminating microbes. This means they cannot grow and reproduce on the treated surface and subsequently die. The result is a critical medical device that stays hygienically cleaner and fresher in-between cleaning. It is also more durable and less likely to break under recommended usage conditions.

Benefits of OMRON Nebulizers and Aspirators With Built-in Microban® Technology

  • Protected against the growth of harmful bacteria by up to 99.9%
  • More hygienic to use
  • Stay cleaner and fresher in-between cleaning
  • Easier to keep clean
  • Resistant to staining and bad odours caused by bacteria
  • Less likely to prematurely degrade, crack or break
  • Less likely to facilitate microbial cross-contamination from surface to surface in hygiene-critical environments

For more information on OMRON's range of antimicrobial nebulizers and aspirators, contact Microban® today.

*Survey developed by Japanese company, Fuji Keizai.

IMPORTANT: Microban® technology is not designed to protect users or others from disease-causing microorganisms and is not a substitute for normal cleaning practices.