The changing regulatory and formulation environment has increased the requirement for innovative protection from microorganisms as part of formulations and finished products.  Specialty biocides and antimicrobial additives are used in paints, coatings, adhesives and sealants to ensure sufficient protection and preservation where contamination can lead to adverse effects and negative performance.  Lonza specialty biocides offer broad-spectrum activity to help control the growth of unwanted, damaging microorganisms.

Lonza offers a wide range of active chemistries and delivery forms that can be formulated in many different ways to meet our customers’ needs.  We specialize in creating products that are designed to provide protection against unwanted microorganisms.

Our Building Products portfolio includes specialty biocides used for:

  • In-can preservation
  • Dry-film protection
  • Plant hygiene