When a bacterium gets in contact with Autotex AM, the antimicrobial function of the film
creates a hinder so that the cell can not reproduce, which prevents further bacterial growth.
The film is made out of a hard coated polyester film with embedded antimicrobial protection
for surfaces where hygiene is critical. The film works by preventing the spread of bacteria between users.
This type of film can be used in connection with front panels and membrane switches but also
for protecting any kind of area exposed to frequent human contact.
Areas in use
- Hospitals and medical centers
- Public properties
The film has been tested to reject a range of bacteria, fungus and mold, and results show that it stops spreading of:
- Streptococcus faecalis
- Bacillus cereus
- Aspergillus niger
- Phoma Violacea
- Pseudomonas aeruginosa
- Klebsiella spp
- E.coli 0157
- Sacch. Cerevisiae
- Listeria monocytogenes
- Penicillium purpurogenum
Product/Manufacturer Autotex® AM with Microban® from MacDermid Autotype: macdermid.com
Autotex® is a Registered Trademark of MacDermid Autotype Ltd. Microban® is a Registered Trademarke of Microban Products Company.