Home and Household Care


Mondi sponsors Bristol Gulls as they row across the Atlantic to raise awareness for plastic pollution

Mondi’s BarrierPack Recyclable campaign: The ocean is for fish is displayed on the side of the Bristol Gulls boat. Mondi believes that our oceans matter. That’s why we at Mondi have invented BarrierPack Recyclable – award-winning packaging that is recyclable*. No downcycling. No waste to landfill. Our BarrierPack Recyclable is perfectly suited for food, pet care, home and personal care packaging that adds brand value, and supports the circular economy. Find out more at: www.mondigroup.com/BPR. (Photo: Mondi, PR168)Mondi, a global packaging and paper manufacturer, is the main sponsor for the Bristol Gulls, a four women team taking on the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge. They will be rowing an Eco Boat for the 4,800km race and consuming food freeze dried in recyclable packaging provided by Mondi.

Heading into 2021 well prepared: A TPE for sustainable cotton swabs

The tremendous and rapid success of LastObject’s reusable cotton swabs shows that the market is ready for alternatives to single-use products. The tip is made of THERMOLAST® M from KRAIBURG TPE to meet all requirements. 
(Image: © 2020 LastSwab)The days of disposable plastic products are numbered – alternatives are needed. The success of LastObject’s reusable cotton swabs shows that the market is ready for change. The company’s basic and beauty cotton swabs are both made of high-quality materials. To meet all requirements, the tip is made of THERMOLAST® M, a compound from KRAIBURG TPE that is often used for applications in the health sector.

Finnish chemical start-up AFFIX Labs launches Clean N Coat

AFFIX Labs has launched its latest surface cleaning product, “Clean N Coat”, which is applied like any alternative but that leaves a nearly invisible, ultra-thin, anti-microbial coating actively protecting surfaces for up to 7 days. In tests, the coating lasted for over 300 touches. 
(Photo © 2020 by AFFIX Labs)Leading chemical tech start up, AFFIX Labs, has launched its latest surface cleaning product, “Clean N Coat”, which is applied like any alternative but that leaves a nearly invisible, ultra-thin, anti-microbial coating actively protecting surfaces for up to 7 days. In tests, the coating lasted for over 300 touches.

Safe coloration boost for home and personal care: Clariant launches next-gen Cosmenyl 100 pigment dispersions with a new state-of-the-art preservation system

Clariant’s full range of Cosmenyl 100 pigment dispersions with new state-of-the-art preservative system. 
(Photo: Clariant)Clariant announces a complete range of Cosmenyl 100 next generation aqueous pigment dispersions, featuring a new state-of-the-art preservation system.

Tests confirm new long-lasting surface coating for public spaces proven to kill COVID-19

A new durable anti-viral surface treatment from AFFIX labs has been scientifically proven to last for months on surfaces such as restaurant tables, school furniture and other public spaces while effectively killing the COVID-19 pathogen upon contact. Si-Quat by AFFIX Labs can be implemented onto any surface.
(Photo © 2020 by AFFIX Labs)Leading chemical binding expert AFFIX Labs has harnessed its global experience in disease prevention to create the first long-lasting surface treatment proven to kill the coronavirus (COVID-19). Now available in Europe and the UAE and launching in new global markets, the surface treatment, known as Si-Quat, combines a safe and well-established disinfectant with the lab’s proprietary chemical binding technique.

AFFIX Labs launches world’s first long-lasting surface treatment to kill the coronavirus

Si-Quat by AFFIX Labs is a versatile anti-viral surface treatment that has been scientifically proven to last for months on any surface or textile while effectively killing the COVID-19 pathogen upon contact. Si-Quat by AFFIX Labs can be implemented onto any surface. 
(Photo © 2020 by AFFIX Labs)Leading chemical binding expert AFFIX Labs has harnessed its global experience in disease prevention to create the first long-lasting surface treatment proven to kill COVID-19. Si-Quat combines a safe and well-established disinfectant and a proprietary chemical binding technique, so that the active ingredient can kill viruses, including SARS-COV-2. Testing at Portugal’s Biochemistry Institute at the University of Lisbon proves that Si-Quat effectively kills the COVID-19 pathogens that it comes into contact with.

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