Stay Fresh®

Stay Fresh® Antimicrobial

Stay Fresh® Antimicrobial is a breakthrough antimicrobial textile treatment technology under development for a broad range of applications, including healthcare textiles, commercial uniforms and essential wear.

Stay Fresh Antimicrobial is an EPA-registered product that offers material protection for a wide variety of applications, for which a range of solution concentrations are available. The range of application varies widely by intended use, durability requirement, and substrate material. 

Stay Fresh Antimicrobial has excellent durability. It imparts durable antimicrobial activity to the surface of a wide variety of substrates. Stay Fresh Antimicrobial suppresses the growth of algae, mold, mildew, fungi and bacteria which cause unpleasant odors, discoloration, staining, deterioration and corrosion.

 

Stay Fresh® Skin Fold Management Textile

The Stay Fresh Skin Fold Management Textile is an FDA-regulated skin protectant product that provides moisture management to keep skin dry and reduce friction in skin folds and other skin-to-skin contact areas. The Stay Fresh Skin Fold Management Textile contains hydrogen peroxide, which reduces bacterial populations in the fabric. The Stay Fresh Skin Fold Management Textile is a single use product that is custom cut to the desired size from a multiuse roll.

The Stay Fresh Skin Fold Management Textile has been shown to be effective against the following organisms after five days of simulated use conditions, using standard in vitro microbiological methods.

 

Identity of Microorganism

Average Log Reduction

Methycillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus

ATCC BAA-44

At least 5.70

Staphylococcus epidermidis

ATCC 12228

At least 5.65

Escherichia coli

ATCC 8739

At least 5.08

Acinetobacter baumannii

ATCC 19606

At least 5.24

 

 

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Stay Fresh® Fact Sheet

Stay Fresh® Overview Presentation

2010 Symposium on Advanced Wound Care - Stay Fresh Medical Textiles to Interrupt Pathogen Transfer in Healthcare Settings