Tests conducted by independent laboratories in accordance with ISO 21702:2019 have now confirmed that several Sanitized® products have an efficacy against viruses on hard, non-porous surfaces. Tests were performed using a feline coronavirus with structures and mechanisms similar to SARS-Cov2.
Comprehensive hygiene management is gaining in importance in the Corona crisis. Sanitized® additives are the perfect tool for an antiviral and antibacterial treatment of different polymer types which play a central role in healthcare applications, technical applications, mattress protectors, public transportation, food industry or everyday necessities.
SANITIZED AG has been offering antimicrobial additives to enhance the functionality of polymers for over 80 years. Many of its customers from various industries value its broad product portfolio and high level of service. Especially in the hospital environment, in care facilities and retirement homes, public spaces and transportation, Sanitized® material and hygiene protection becomes an important piece of equipment that contributes to comprehensive hygiene management.
Before any product’s antiviral properties can be claimed, viral tests must be performed of the treated articles in specialized laboratories. Compliance with local legal regulations is essential. SANITIZED AG explicitly points out that this is a standard procedure.
To offer guidance on this topic SANITIZED has composed a preliminary Regulatory Guide: Placing antiviral and antimicrobial treated polymers on the market. Download your free copy today!