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Touchpoint Shield by SafeGroup - Tomorrows cleaning awards

Antimicrobial vs antibacterial – What is the difference?

Antibacterial products are designed to act only on bacteria.

Antimicrobial products kill, prevent the growth of, or destroy different types of microorganisms, including bacteria, viruses, fungi and moulds. They do this in different ways, depending on the type of microorganism.


Touchpoint Shield™ is an antimicrobial coating product so acts on many different microorganisms, including bacteria and viruses.


View a comparison of antimicrobial surface protection products here


Find out more about the Touchpoint Shield™ antimicrobial coating technology here


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