Introducing DuraTech™ by Microban®: Heavy Metal Free Antimicrobial Cotton Technology with Superior Wash Durability | Taiwan News
ST NEOTS, UK – News Direct – 24 August 2022 – Microban International is pleased to unveil its revolutionary new technology – DuraTech™ by Microban® – an antimicrobial additive with superior washing durability specially designed for cotton applications. This breakthrough heavy metal free technology helps prevent the growth of odor causing bacteria by up to 99.99% after 75 household washes, far exceeding industry standards. DuraTech also works to keep cotton fabrics fresher longer by reducing odors by up to 99% even after 75 home washes.
This innovation from the world leader in antimicrobial and odor control solutions is part of Microban’s continued commitment to being a sustainable solutions-focused company. DuraTech will push the boundaries of antimicrobial cotton technology, meeting the needs of brands and manufacturers for a more durable and long-lasting solution through the removal of heavy metals from the formulation. In addition to being a heavy metal free antimicrobial, DuraTech is also binder free, non-ionic and fully water soluble. These characteristics allow DuraTech to easily integrate into cotton fabrics during normal upholstery manufacturing processes, without impacting the look or feel of the final cotton product. DuraTech works continuously to protect cotton products from the growth of harmful bacteria, which can lead to unpleasant odors, stains and early product deterioration.
DuraTech will be available to cotton fabric manufacturers and brands in the United States and Asia, and will include Microban’s valuable turnkey support services for brand partners. This new technology is perfect for creating antimicrobial cotton products, such as sheets and towels for home textiles, hospitality, apparel, and more.
Michael Ruby, President of Microban International, said, “As a global leader in antimicrobial, odor control and surface modification solutions, Microban strives to provide the most innovative solutions to our partners around the world. entire. We are pleased to announce the launch of DuraTech by Microban for textile producers and major brands in the United States, India and Asia This technological breakthrough is specifically targeted at cotton substrates which provides antimicrobial protection and durability to unprecedented washing without resorting to the use of heavy metals. The technology will help leading brands deliver a better end-consumer experience in the home, hospitality and apparel sectors with a sustainability-focused solution from Microban. »
Learn more about www.microban.com/odor-control/technologies/DuraTech and contact a representative today!
About Microban International
A member of Barr Brands International (BBI), Microban International is home to the most trusted and well-known global brands in the antimicrobial, odor control and sanitation/disinfection markets – Microban® and Ultra-Fresh®. Our organization has seen more than 100 collective years of growth and revolutionizing the industry. As a world leader, our proactive systems keep products cleaner and better control odors by preventing problems before they happen. Microban International drives innovation by combining science and creative solutions that improve high-quality consumer, textile, industrial and medical products around the world. Today, the Microban and Ultra-Fresh brands and our technologies are featured on thousands of products worldwide. The company is based in North Carolina with operations in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific. For more information, please visit www.microban.com.