Antibacterial-Protected Powder Coatings

PPG’s SILVERSAN™ antibacterial-protected powder coatings are specially formulated with silver* ionic technology. SilverSan powder coating slowly releases silver ions, which are known to inhibit the growth of bacteria on powder-coated surfaces.

SILVERSAN powder coatings offer the following features and benefits:
  • Inhibition of bacteria growth remain constant even if the surface has been subjected to wear and exterior exposure
  • Possess high temperature stability (tested up to 100°C)
  • Excellent color retention
  • Fully reclaimable
  • Displays exceptional exterior durability in addition to its resistance to microorganisms on the coated surface
  • Can be formulated to many colors in all PPG resin chemistries
Suggested end uses include:
  • Fitness equipment
  • Metal furniture
  • Home appliances
  • Restroom accessories
  • Air conditioning / air vents
  • Building materials
  • Laboratory equipment

 *Silver is a registered pesticide with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), which states that pesticides are used to prevent, destroy, repel or mitigate any pest ranging from insects and animals and weeds to microorganisms such as fungi, bacteria and viruses.

Antibacterial is limited to the treated surface and does not protect against disease-causing bacteria. The use of these products does not protect users of any such treated article or others against food-borne or disease-causing bacteria, viruses, germs or other disease-causing organisms.