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Stafford, Staffordshire, United Kingdom, 2011/01/24 - Rosti are now able to offer customers the benefit of antimicrobial performance through a partnership with Biomaster - BiomasterAdditives.co.uk.
Rosti continue to receive enquiries from customers, existing and new, for antimicrobial performance to their products. Enquires have come from a wide range of markets and end applications where bacterial growth and cross contamination are a concern such as white goods interiors, kitchen appliances, medical and healthcare devices.
Rosti are now able to offer customers the benefit of antimicrobial performance through a partnership with Biomaster. Biomaster is the leading range of silver based antimicrobial additives that can be applied to all polymer types; once incorporated into a moulding Biomaster prevents the growth of bacteria and becomes an integral part of the product, no matter how much wear and tear the product goes through; Biomaster is always there providing antimicrobial protection.
Mouldings incorporating Biomaster are tested to ISO standards which are recognised worldwide; over 2000 products have been tested with typical results showing a 99.99% reduction in bacteria over a 24 hour period. Biomaster (biomasteradditives.co.uk) has also been demonstrated to provide an extremely fast reduction of bacteria on polymers in timed tests. Results show a reduction of over 80% in the first 15 minutes and over 94% within half an hour.
For further information on Rosti please contact Robert Wardrop / T: +44(0)16 9855 2200 / E: rwd[.]rosti.com.
For further information on Biomaster please contact: info[.]addmaster.co.uk / T: +44(0)17 8522 5656
Addmaster (addmaster.co.uk) is Europe's leading supplier of performance additives for a wide range of applications and industries. By working in partnership with its customers and focussing on research and development, highly innovative additives have been created and successfully introduced into many manufacturing environments. Addmaster's advanced products are being used by many of the world's industry leaders in the plastics, paper, paint, textile and coating industries.Addmaster, founded in the year 2000, sees its major objective as capitalising on the lack of innovation which exists in these industry sectors, and has won many business awards for innovations in product development and marketing.