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Report updated on 11th September, 2021: Global Antimicrobial Plastic Market 2021 (Includes Business Impact of COVID-19)Global Antimicrobial Plastic Market Analysis Trends, Applications, Analysis, Growth, and Forecast to 2030 is a recent report generated by Trusted Business Insights. The global antimicrobial plastic market report has been segmented on the basis of additive, type, application, and region. Request Covid - 19 Impact The global Antimicrobial Plastic market size was valued at USD$31.17 billion in 2020 and is projected to reach UDS$76.25 billion by 2030 is anticipated to expand at a CAGR of 9.15% over the forecast period from 2020 to 2030.
Global Antimicrobial Plastic Market: OverviewThe antimicrobial plastic is also called as polymeric biocides which contains certain additives and antimicrobial agents. The antimicrobial plastic prevents microbial growth in commercial and packaged products. Antimicrobial plastics have many applications and are used in various sectors such as building and construction, healthcare, automotive, consumer and electronic appliances, and packaging.
Global Antimicrobial Plastic Market: DynamicsThe major factor driving growth of the antimicrobial plastic market is rising awareness among consumers regarding health-related issues owing to hospital-related infections (HAIs)as well as life-threatening diseases such as H1N1 Swine flu, cancer, H5N1 Avian influenza, and skin diseases. Other factors such as biodegradable nature, low cost, increasing plastic consumption, expected to fuel the antimicrobial plastic market growth. In addition, application in the housewares, textiles, packaging, and healthcare expected to boost growth of the global antimicrobial plastic market. A recent trend observed in global antimicrobial plastic market is plastic manufacturers are using antimicrobial additives in various products such as food packaging, plastic bottles, and medical equipment. In February 2017, Microban International, Ltd. introduced a new product line for anti-odor and antimicrobial application in the laundry, refrigerators, and dishwasher gaskets. In addition, June 2015, Biocote Limited together with Gtechniq launched a C6 Matte Dash AB, which helps to protect dashboard and door card materials including plastics, leather, and rubberized finishes. Also, growing need for recycling disposable medical products has created a potential opportunity for the development of antimicrobial solutions. Whereas, volatile raw material price is a major factor that may hamper growth of the global antimicrobial plastic market to a certain extent over the forecast period.
Global Antimicrobial Plastic Market: Segment AnalysisAmong the additive segments, the organic segment is expected to hold significant share in the market over the forecast period. Among the type segments, the commodity plastics segment accounts for major market share in terms of revenue and is expected to maintain its dominance over the forecast period. Among the application segments, the medical and healthcare segment is projected to contribute larger share in the global market.
Global Antimicrobial Plastic Market: Region AnalysisThe market in the Asia Pacific is estimated to witness fastest growth in terms of revenue. Growth in the construction industry, industrialization, and changing lifestyle are expected to offer growth opportunities for the target market. In addition, regulations and policies for emission control and use of eco-friendly products are expected to drive growth of target market. Moreover, technological development in medical sector, improving living standards, along with growing health-related issues are some factors expected to contribute to growth of target market over the forecast period. Also, increasing investments in research and development activities to find applications of antimicrobial plastics in the different industry segments to increase demand and scope, expected to push market towards growth.
Below are the active patents related to Antimicrobial Plastic Market.Patent Number: CA2825299A1 Antibacterial polymers and method for obtaining the same Abstract The invention relates to polymers selected from among polypropylene (PP), polycarbonate (PC), acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS), polyvinylchloride (PVC) and polyethylene terephthalate (PET), nylon and polystyrene, having antibacterial properties, wherein the antibacterial effect is obtained by adding a zinc salt selected from among: zinc PCA, zinc oxide, zinc hydroxide, zinc pyrrolidone or zinc pyrithione during the process of polymerization of the monomers. The antibacterial polymers are used to prepare products intended to enter into contact with the skin. Application File Date: 2013-03-28 Application Granted Date: 2015-12-22 Current Assignee: Parx Plastics Bv Patent Number: CN103059405B Antibiotic polypropylene plastic Abstract The invention discloses a kind of antibiotic polypropylene plastic, comprise the component of following weight parts: polypropylene 100 parts, complex antimicrobials 0.3-0.5 part, described complex antimicrobials, is made up of by weight following component: cedar(wood)oil 2-6 part, chitosan 4-8 part, nano titanium oxide 10-20 part, nano zeolite 15-25 part, polyhexamethylene guanidine phosphoric acid salt 30-50 part, N-(trichloro-methylthio) phthalic imidine 2-4 part.Antibiotic polypropylene plastic of the present invention has the effect of potent anti-bacteria, kill bacteria and mildew-resistant, can be processed into the part of different shape easily, can be used for making automotive sealant, various operation handle arm and handle etc. by Shooting Technique. Application File Date: 2013-01-06 Application Granted Date: 2016-01-20 Current Assignee: Zhejiang home doctor health industry Limited by Share Ltd Patent Number: US7579389B2 Antimicrobial acrylic polymer Abstract An antimicrobial additive composition is provided which economically and efficiently imparts antimicrobial characteristics to acrylic polymers, and particularly thermoformable acrylic sheets made from such polymers. The antimicrobial composition comprises an alkyl dimethyl ammonium saccharinate, an oxathiazine, an azole, an isothiazoline, a chlorothalonil, and/or mixtures thereof, among others Application File Date: 2004-08-26 Application Granted Date: 2009-08-25 Current Assignee: Microban Products Co
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Table of Contents Chapter 1. Methodology and Scope 1.1. Research Methodology 1.2. Research Scope & Assumptions 1.3. List of Data SourcesChapter 2. Executive SummaryChapter 3. Global Antimicrobial Plastic Market Outlook 3.1. Market Segmentation 3.2. Market Size and Growth Prospects, 2016 - 2027 3.3. Value Chain Analysis 3.4. Market Dynamics 3.4.1. Market driver analysis 3.4.2. Market restraint analysis | read more...