Additives (MicroSilver BG)

MicroSilver BG – Med
The antimicrobial agent made of pure metallic silver for medical technology applications.

Potential applications:

  • Catheters
  • Wound dressings
  • Vascular grafts
  • Orthopedics, e.g. bone cement, orthopedic prostheses
  • Dentistry, e.g. filling, lining and luting materials, denture relining and impression materials, core build-up material, bonding agents and temporary material

Unique features of MicroSilver BG – Med:

  • High purity – pure metallic silver particles act as antimicrobial agents
  • Long-lasting efficacy – large microstructured surfaces ensure the continuous release of silver ions with antimicrobial effects
  • High efficacy – against a multitude of bacteria and yeast, especially multi-resistant microorganisms
  • Highly versatile application
  • Easy to process in many different materials and formulations
  • Safe – no cytotoxicity (in accordance with ISO 10993-5)

 

MicroSilver BG™
The antimicrobial agent for cosmetic applications

Cosmetic products enhanced by the ingredient MicroSilver BG™ have antibacterial, regulating and stabilizing effects.

Harmful microorganisms are neutralized and damaged skin is gently repaired. The positive effects of silver in the therapeutic treatment of irritated, atopic skin have been demonstrated in a high number of publications.

MicroSilver BG™ is commercialized exclusively by our subsidiary BioEpiderm, located in Nuremberg. The company specializes in developing innovative customized formulations containing antimicrobial MicroSilver BG™ to be used in dermal cosmetics and other areas.

For further information, see:  www.bioepiderm.de

 

MicroSilver BG-Tec
The antimicrobial agent for hygiene-sensitive applications in industry and consumer goods.

Potential applications

  • White goods
  • electronic components
  • Industrial plants
  • Food technology
  • Transportation systems (aircraft, ships, buses, railroads)
  • Textiles

Unique features of MicroSilver BG-Tec:

  • Pure metallic silver particles – no spoiling by chemical additives
  • Long-lasting efficacy – large microstructured surfaces ensure the continuous release of silver ions with antimicrobial effects
  • Highly stable against UV-light
  • High efficacy – against a multitude of bacteria and yeast, especially against multi-resistant microorganisms
  • Highly versatile application
  • Easy to process in many different materials and formulations
  • Clinically safe in humans
  • Environmentally friendly