ICS Magazine

Fosshield combats microbe growth

April 13, 2007

Fosshield antimicrobial technology from Foss Manufacturing Co. is “a fiber technology that safely and effectively inhibits the growth of destructive and odor-causing bacteria, mold, mildew and fungus,” the company said.

Fosshield is a bicomponent polyester fiber that includes a silver and copper-based inorganic antimicrobial additive extruded as part of the fiber sheath during manufacture, providing “the most effective exposure to damaging bacteria and fungi.”