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The first in-vivo trials incorporating the antimicrobial and antibiofilm technology show significant benefits of the technology in contact with damaged gums as it is delivering faster healing after prosthetic surgery Read more

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Bandesur is using Addmaster's Biomaster additive in its new packaging trays

Spanish packaging company, Bandesur, has developed polystyrene trays incorporating Biomaster antimicrobial technology. Read more

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Biomaster partner Hillbrush to extended its colour range of antimicrobial equipment for the food manufacturing and healthcare industries. Read more

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Anti-microbial and masterbatches specialist Addmaster has received its second Queen's Award for Enterprise in a year of increased sales. Read more

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More reasons to reuse plastic bags as Bradford-based supermarket Morrisons buys stock of B&G antimicrobial flexible plastic bags with Biomaster material technology. Read more

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Germany's Velox to distribute antimicrobial raw materials from Life Technologies. Read more

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Antimicrobial plastics specialist Biomaster has produced a more hygienic brush fibre for healthcare organisations. Read more

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Anti-bacterial plastics has been incorporated by Biomaster into its shower floor from Contour, based in Cheshire. Read more

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Addmaster has invented a wipe clean lighting cord that snaps under excess pressure, to prevent hangings in hospitals. Read more

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Five biomaterials researchers have started a project with Lucideon in Stoke-on-Trent, moving from its twin town of Erlangen to develop anti-microbial materials. Read more

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Shoppers may pay more for antimicrobial bags, a survey says.

More British shoppers are reusing their plastic bags following the introduction of a single-use levy, but would be willing to pay extra for antimicrobial protection. Read more

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Leeds-based manufacturer, Cromwell Polythene, is to relaunch its range of hygienic bin liners with a new formula making them safer, sustainable and more scented. Read more

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A toilet system designed to reduce water consumption through a unique flush system as well as increase hygiene has received an extra level of protection through the use of antimicrobial additives. Read more

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A newly designed, Class 1 medical device is helping infection control in hospitals thanks to the use of antimicrobial technology within the plastic used to manufacture it. Read more

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A plastic ‘bag for life’ produced using antimicrobial technology has been awarded the accolade of ‘Best New Idea’ at a recent industry event. Read more

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Biomaster antimicrobial technology from UK-based Addmaster is being used in a plastic showerhead adopted by the NHS as ‘best practice’ for its hospital showering systems. Read more

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Materials distributor, Biesterfeld Plastic, is now distributing masterbatches with antimicrobial and aseptic properties as part of its portfolio. Read more

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Plastics distributor, RESINEX, and developer, Janssen Preservation & Material Protection (PMP), are combining forces to introduce new antimicrobial masterbatches to the plastics market. Read more

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A Turkish manufacturer of polystyrene foam trays has added an antimicrobial additive into its packaging in order to prolong the shelf life of the contents and prevent bacterial contamination. Read more

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A Brazilian agribusiness company says it has doubled the shelf life of fresh milk by incorporating silver-based microparticles into the plastic packaging. Read more

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