Microban technology is exclusively incorporated into Silestone Quartz and provides continuous antibacterial protection that cannot be removed or eliminated during the lifetime of the product.
Built-in Microban antibacterial protection helps products to fight the growth of micro-organisms such as mould and harmful bacteria such as E.Coli, Salmonella, Listeria, and Staphlococcus.
Silestone® is the only worldwide patented natural quartz surfacing with Microban protection.
Thanks to the effort put into innovation by Cosentino, Silestone has been improved to develop a new produce that is unique in its properties to inhibit the growth of potentially harmful bacteria.
Microban is a worldwide leader in anti-bacteria technology that widespread in much used consumer products such as deodorants, toothpaste, packaging for food, etc.
Microban antibacterial protection is built-in during the manufacturing process. It is looked into the quartz structure of each Silestone worktop.
The active Microban ingredients are evenly mixed throughout the entire thickness of your worktop- ensuring that even hard to reach areas like corners are protected.
Because Microban protection is built-in, it cannot wear away or wash off, so your Silestone worktop is protected for the life of the product.