Antimicrobial compounds are intended to protect parts against staining, odors, and degradation due to fungi, mold, yeasts, mildew, algae and other microbes. The incorporation of antimicrobial compounds in our plastic products is not intended to protect users or others against food-borne or disease-causing bacteria. For more information please reference EPA Registration Notice 2000-1.
Zirc incorporates antimicrobial compounds during the manufacturing process. Unlike a coating, this prevents it from fading or wearing away giving you long-lasting protection.