Microbial degradation of plastics and textiles can lead to unpleasant odors, discoloration, cracking and aesthetic deterioration to finished products.  Lonza developed a range of specialty biocides specifically designed to provide protection from unwanted microorganisms in plastics and textile applications.  Lonza antimicrobial products provide broad -spectrum activity against unwanted stain and odor causing microorganisms in a wide range of polymers, textiles, plastics, and foam components.

Lonza’s  Omadine® and Vanquish® Antimicrobials are our preferred brands for use in plastics applications.  These product lines offer:

  • Long-term protection
  • Easily incorporated into formulations
  • UV Stability