How Does BioProtect Protection Work?

The active ingredient in BioProtect polymerizes to all surfaces and is both colorless and odorless.

Think of BioProtect as a layer of electrically charged swords.  When a microorganism comes in contact with the treated surface, the quaternary amine sword punctures the cell membrane and the remnants are then electrocuted.

Since nothing is transferred to the now dead cell, the antimicrobial does not lose it’s strength and the sword is now ready for the next cell to contact it.  (NOTE: Normal cleaning of the treated surfaces is necessary in order for the BioProtect   antimicrobials to continue their effectiveness.  Dirt buildup,  paint, dead microbes, etc. will cover the treatment prohibiting it from killing microorganisms.)

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The list of diseases linked to air pollution is growing As governments decide what to do about air quality, studies connect an array of health problems to dirty air

The list of diseases linked to air pollution is growing
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Study: Low FODMAP Diet Improves Quality of Life for IBS Patients An elimination diet designed to relieve discomfort in IBS patients did more than ease physical symptoms, a new study finds. It also improved quality of life.

Study: Low FODMAP Diet Improves Quality of Life for IBS Patients
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Air Pollution Is Shaving Years Off of the Human Lifespan

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Restrictive lung disease: Treatment and symptoms

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