The Invisible Menace
Antimicrobial Coatings to the Rescue
From JPCL, August 2016
By Allen Zielnik, ATLAS Material Testing Technology LLC
The USDA and several leading paint and powder-coating companies are working to fine-tune antimicrobial coatings used to finish medical instruments, equipment and supplies to prevent bacteria growth. Now, the technology is starting to make an even bigger impact on consumers....