June 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;6/11/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 70, p34
Trade Publication
The article reports on the intention of BASF and Agion Technologies to develop styrenic copolymers that are equipped with antimicrobial protection. It is noted that the initiative will focus on the silver antimicrobial technology of Agion in the Luran S product of BASF.


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