Silver based Antimicrobial agent

Bacteria are carried onto a material surface by moisture Moisture activates the silver particles – releasing antimicrobial Ag+ ions Silver ions bind to bacteria proteins, deactivating bacteria(odor-causing) and fungus.

The antibacterial activity of silver has long been known and has found a variety of applications because its toxicity to human cells is considerably lower than to bacteria. The most widely documented uses are prophylactic treatment of burns and water disinfection.