Antibacterial, Deodorizing, and UV Absorbing Materials Obtained with Zinc Oxide (ZnO) Coated Fabrics

  title={Antibacterial, Deodorizing, and UV Absorbing Materials Obtained with Zinc Oxide (ZnO) Coated Fabrics},
  author={Mitumasa Saito},
  journal={Journal of Industrial Textiles},
  pages={150 - 164}
  • M. Saito
  • Published 1 October 1993
  • Materials Science
  • Journal of Industrial Textiles
Ultra fine particle zinc oxide from Sumitomo Cement Co. is a multi functional material with antibacterial, deodorizing, and UV absorbing properties. The company has dispersed ultra fine zinc oxide into various types of vehicles that are classified into water-based and organic solvent-based types. 

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