Questions & Answers
At Wilsonart, we are continually enhancing the beauty and performance of our surfaces. The development of this antimicrobial protection is a natural extension of already robust WilsonartÂ® HDÂ® Laminate product benefits.Â
Yes, all WilsonartÂ® HDÂ® patterns includes antimicrobial protection, as well as Enhanced Scratch & Scuff Resistant AEONâ„¢ Technology, at no additional cost.
At this time, the new antimicrobial protection is only available on WilsonartÂ® HDÂ® Laminate.
Wilsonartâ€™s enhanced antimicrobial protection is built into the laminate to protect the surface against damaging microbes. Antimicrobial agents protect the surface from the growth of mold and mildew that cause stains and odors when used for countertops and work surfaces.
The antimicrobial protection is built into the resin/overlay like AEONâ„¢ technology. It is not a coating. It will not wash away. The antimicrobial protection added toÂ WilsonartÂ® HDÂ® inhibits the growth of stain and odor causing mold and mildew on the surface. Essentially, it keeps the surface looking - and smelling - better, longer.
Wilsonartâ€™s Antimicrobial Protection does not deteriorate (wash away or wear off) over time. Silver ions are added during the manufacture of the laminate surface.
No. The protectant does not affect the beauty and drama of the decorative laminate pattern.
Yes, WilsonartÂ® HDÂ® Laminate combines the most dramatic designs and textures with Antimicrobial Protection and Enhanced Scratch and Scuff-Resistant AEONâ„¢ Technology to produce the best laminate countertops and work surfaces in the market.
Yes, Wilsonart has added antimicrobial protection to all WilsonartÂ® HDÂ® patterns, currently available at kitchen and bath retailers and home centers nationwide. Consumers can learn more about the line and request samples by visiting www.Wilsonart.com or calling 1-800-433-3222 to speak to a Wilsonart representative.