Inorganic antimicrobial additive effectively protects plastics against harmful microorganisms 

antimicrobial additive masterbatchAdded to plastic products, Ampacet GermsClean masterbatch provides long-lasting protection against a wide variety of harmful microorganisms, including bacteria and fungi, even at lower let down ratios (typically 1-4%).  GermsClean inhibits the microbes’ cellular metabolism, destroying their cell walls and interfering with their reproduction, combating unpleasant odors, discoloration and deterioration of packaging and its contents.

GermsClean is suitable for use in films, sheets, molded components and fibers and will not alter the appearance or physical properties of the end product. There is no need for modifications in the manufacturing process.

GermsClean can be used in a variety of flexible and rigid plastic applications, including healthcare products, food and beverage packaging, pharmaceutical packaging, appliances, high-frequency touch surfaces & exercise equipment, consumer goods, construction products and automotive interior parts.

For more information about GermsClean, their applications and complete regulatory status, please complete the product inquiry form or contact Ampacet or your local Ampacet representative.