Healthcare & Medical
Hospital Acquired Infections (HAIs) are a real threat, and conscious healthcare systems are defending their patients from harm. Design engineers and medical professionals alike consider AlphaSan the easy choice as a superior protective element that outperforms the market. A well-accepted antimicrobial among healthcare providers, it is already being used in diagnostic instruments and the components of nursing stations.
A simple concept processed with elite technologies, silver’s ability to meet the high handling, durability and effectiveness requirements of the medical industry offers the perfect solution to antimicrobial protection.
Antimicrobial AlphaSan is not for use in Class II or greater US FDA registered medical devices. Please see Milliken's SelectSilver® product line for these applications.
For more information about how Milliken’s AlphaSan antimicrobial additive can benefit your applications, contact us today.
NOTE: AlphaSan currently is not registered in the United States of America for any public health applications. According to USEPA guidelines (PR Notice 2000-1), label claims for products sold in the United States are restricted to inhibitory activity against microbes for the protection of the treated article against aesthetic problems such as discoloration, odor, or other types of product deterioration or spoilage. In addition, label claims cannot include the names of specific microbes or classes of microbes that are directly or indirectly infectious or pathogenic to man or animal. Please refer to the product label for a list of approved users.