NanoBioMatters: Gains EPA Registration
NanoBioMatters, Valencia, Spain, a supplier of engineered clay-based additives, has announced that its BactiBlock antimicrobial polymer preservative has been registered by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for use in the U.S. BactiBlock is a very durable and cost-effective solution based on silver-functionalized clay and is designed to suppress the growth of algae, mold, mildew, fungi, and bacteria, which cause deterioration, odors, corrosion, and stains in polymer-based products.
BactiBlock antimicrobial preservatives are already produced at commercial scale, having been used in Europe since 2010.
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