15.10.2021, 09:15

AkzoNobel Gives Peace-of-Mind to Parents with the new Dulux Wash & Wear Anti-Viral Interior Paint

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 15 October 2021 - AkzoNobel announces the launch of its new Dulux Wash & Wear Anti-Viral paint today. The new range adds to Dulux's existing interior washable paint portfolio as an improved variation of the Wash & Wear range that comes with the proprietary KidProof+ Technology, and an added layer of anti-viral protection from the Silver Ion Technology™. The Wash & Wear Anti-Viral paint will be available for purchase at all leading paint stores across the country from October 18 onwards.www.dulux.com.sg for more product information and colour inspiration.

1 Anti-virus performance

* Effective against human coronavirus NL-63 (99% efficacy) - with 30 min of exposure on the painted surface (based on certificate of

analysis issued by IMSL UK)

* This is NOT tested for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)

* Virus and bacteria can also spread through other external/Internal surfaces.

2 Anti-bacteria performance

* Dulux EasyClean has been tested against 6 types of bacteria as per TUV-JIS Z 2801 test method. Dulux EasyClean sample was found to meet the anti-bacterial performance requirements for the following set of bacteria:

- Pseudomonas aeruginosa (ATCC 9027)

- Staphylococcus aureus (ATCC 6538P)

- Bacillus subtilis (ATC 6633)

- Salmonella typhimurium (ATCC 14028)

- MRSA (NCTC 12493)

- Escherichia coli (ATCC 8739)

AkzoNobel Gives Peace-of-Mind to Parents with the new Dulux Wash & Wear Anti-Viral Interior Paint
About AkzoNobel

We've been pioneering a world of possibilities to bring surfaces to life for well over 200 years. As experts in making coatings, there's a good chance you're only ever a few meters away from one of our products. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. We're active in more than 150 countries and have set our sights on becoming the global industry leader. It's what you'd expect from the most sustainable paints company, which has been inventing the future for more than two centuries. For more information, please visit



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