There is nothing more important than food hygiene when preparing food - this is why each rotibox contains antimicrobial additives which are combined into the product during the manufacturing process which guarantees fast, effective antimicrobial protection for the effective lifetime of the product, helps to keep surfaces clean and hygienic and reduces the risk of cross-contamination.
What is an antimicrobial?
An antimicrobial is a substance that will reduce or destroy the presence of microbes such as bacteria and mould.
Is antimicrobial the same as antibacterial?
An antimicrobial prevents the growth of or destroys a wide range of microbes such as bacteria, fungi and moulds. An antibacterial specifically prevents the growth of bacteria.
What is antimicrobial technology?
Technology which uses bespoke additives to create products that have permanent inbuilt protection against microbes.
Is it effective against antibiotic-resistant bacteria?
Yes. Tests against anti-biotic resistant bacteria like Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and Vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus (VRE) have proven that it is effective.
How effective is antimicrobial technology?
Antimicrobial technology provides 24-hour protection against most harmful microbes for the lifetime of the product. It doesn’t wear off or leach out.
Is antimicrobial technology safe?
Completely. Antimicrobial technology is based on silver ion technology, recognised for centuries with no harmful effect.