Opportunities in the rapidly expanded antimicrobial coatings and technologies sector have been highlighted in a new report by Future Markets Inc., the advanced technology consultancy.
Opportunities within the market have opened up in the wake of the global Covid-19 crisis, with cost now less of a barrier in applications such as healthcare, touch screens and packaging.
Antimicrobial coatings are able to provide long-lasting protection against fungi, bacteria and many viruses, and are also used to sterilize medical devices and surfaces in order to mitigate the impact of infections commonly associated with the healthcare sector.
Covid-19 has also highlighted the need for antimicrobial coatings in numerous other applications, including food processing and packaging, aerospace, interiors, glass, HVAC ventilation and a wide variety of high touch areas.
The report contains a plethora of vital information relating to this growing market, including:
- An assessment of antimicrobial coatings including nanosilver/silver-ion coatings, copper coatings, photocatalytic coatings, silane quaternary ammonium compounds, biobased antimicrobial coatings, hydrogels, antimicrobial enzymes, adaptive biomaterials, piezoelectrics, polyDADMAC, liquid metals, antimicrobial nanomaterials, 2D materials and UVC LED technology;
- Market revenues for antimicrobial coatings and technologies to 2031;
- An assessment of end users' markets for antimicrobial coatings and technologies including household and indoor surfaces, medical and healthcare settings, clothing and medical textiles, food packaging and processing, etc.
- 202 profiles on companies including Allied Bioscience, Advanced Materials-JTJ s.r.o., Bio-Fence, Bio-Gate AG, Covalon Technologies Ltd., Dyphox, EnvisionSQ, GrapheneCA, Halomine, Inc., Integricote, LIGC Application, Nano Came Co. Ltd., NanoTouch Materials LLC, NitroPep, OrganoClick, HeiQ Materials, Kastus, sdst, myNano and many more. Each profile includes details on products, technology base, target markets and contact details.
Notes to editors
Future Markets Inc., is an advanced technology consultancy with a focus on the development and commercialisation of advanced materials, nanomaterials and nanotechnology. It provides global business intelligence and strategic consulting across a wide range of technology sectors to industry, governments and investors worldwide, helping clients find new business opportunities in advanced and smart materials.
Future Markets, Inc. provides both publicly available and privately commissioned reports on commercial aspects of nanotechnology and other emerging technologies. Future Markets Inc., has worked in a wide variety of markets, from plastics and packaging to environmental technology, providing technology advice on all aspects of the realities of emerging technologies across all these markets.
The company is based in Edinburgh, London and Sweden.