Berger brings innovative antimicrobial paint

Staff Correspondent

15 February, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Berger Paints Bangladesh Limited has launched Magico Antimicrobial PU Coating recently.

This is manufactured with unique silver ion technology, which helps it to fight against viruses, bacteria, and other contaminations, said a press release.

 This is the first time any organisation in Bangladesh has brought a Polyurethene (PU) coating with antibicrobial properties, which has been formulated by SBL Specialty Coating Pvt. Ltd of Berger Group.

This product has a unique coating is designed specially for industrial and decorative coating segment. This coating can be applied on various substrates such as Aluminum, MS, Stainless Steel, TIN, GI, Plastics, Wood, MDF, FRP, Glass, Copper, and Plated substrates.

Magico Antimicrobial PU coatings comes in both glossy and matt finishes and can be applied as a topcoat over any conventional coating. This specially formulated coating will not wear off from the surface easily and will provide long lasting protection from deadly viruses and germs. Magico Antimicrobial PU Paint products are tested as per the required standards of ASTM E2180 and can kill up to 99.00percent germs, such as bacteria, fungus, algae, protozoa viruses and many more.

Magico Antimicrobial PU coatings is being offered under the Industrial Paints division of Berger Paints Bangadesh Limited. Regarding launching of this product, Mohsin Habib Chowdhury, Senior General Manager – Sales & Marketing, BPBL has said.