Nanotechnology coating is battling hospital superbugs

In Health, nano on September 6, 2006 at 1:31 am

Nanovations Pty Ltd, based in Sydney, Australia, introduces Bioni Hygienic, the first anti-bacterial and antimicrobial Nanotechnology based wall coating for hospitals, which can even destroy antibiotic resistant super bugs like the Staphylococcus Aureus or MRSA.

Unlike other paint systems, where the incorporated anti bacterial function will loose its effect over time, through the evaporating of the biocides, the nano-particles used in Bioni Hygienic are solid bodies. Therefore the system’s efficiency retains its effect permanently.
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