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NANTO PAINT BIO GREEN© NEW ANTI-FOULING COATING IS DESIGNED WITH NATURAL SUBSTANCES TO BE BIOCIDE-FREE

Nanto Protective Coating srl is glad to inform that a new product using novel environmental friendly anti-microbial adhesion agents for anti-fouling paints, has been designed based on the European patent EP2285914.

The new anti-fouling Nanto Paint Bio green© coating is designed to meet the marine industry needs to minimize biofouling, the phenomenon of the accumulation of acquatic organisms on wet surfaces and in particular boat hulls, with the following properties and benefits:

-    The presence of a novel ecologically compatible anti-microbial-adhesion- agent;

-     It contains non-toxic substances with little or no biocide activity (vanillin and benzaldehyde derivates);

-     The active agent is suitable for most common resins for example, vinyl resins, acrylic resins, epoxy resins, naturally occurring resins such as colophonia and colo- phonia esters.

The new anti-fouling Nanto Paint Bio green© is an environment-friendly innovative coating because of the natural substances contained in it, such as vanillin and benzaldehyde derivates that give it the peculiarity of being biocide-free. This feature complies with the regulation for biocidal products (BPR) applicable from 1 September 2013 and new ECHA-REACH biocidal product regulations, which purpose is to control the use of biocidal products to protect humans and the environment.

Nanto Paint Bio green© coating confirms the purpose of all Nanto Paint© products to meet the customers’ needs of different industrial sector, providing personalized solutions with an eye on the environment.