Protection Paints

With nearly 40 years experience, Protection Paints (a subsidiary of the leading UK specialist fire protection coatings manufacturer Thermoguard UK), continually invest in our Protective Coatings to make Medical, Public and Commercial properties a safer environment for everyone. At the forefront of the issues concerning medical and healthcare settings, education and hospitality is infection prevention. Whether this be protecting staff, patients or clients, the control of spread is essential. To reduce the spread of bacteria Protection Paints specifically developed Vira-Protect using a source of silver ions, combined with water-based paint-compatible polyurethane to create a hardwearing, efficient paint which supports infection control. For all corridors, stairs, entrances and common parts, Protection Paints strongly recommend that both public and private settings use our innovative Vira-Protect (Anti-Viral and Anti-Microbial) Dual Action Paint, which is certified for 99.9% bacteria reduction in 24 hours (Staphylococcus Aureus; 99.3% reduction in 4 hrs. (E. coli); 91.5% reduction in Human Coronavirus in two hours.

The Company’s Approach to Healthcare:

Protection Paint’s goal is to keep everyone safe and infection-free in public and private settings, we achieve this through years of research and constant investment rather than being profit driven. Protection Paints lead the way in developing and providing paints that are certified for 99.9% bacteria reduction in 24 hours (Staphylococcus Aureus; 99.3% reduction in 4 hrs. (E. coli); 91.5% reduction in Human Coronavirus in two hours.

Impact of Products/​Services on Healthcare:

On average, it costs the NHS £45,000 per day if a ward is closed, and approximately 7% of patients will get infections in hospitals in the Western world! Protection Paints Vira-Protect is proven to reduce Coronavirus, Flu virus and bacteria fast, and we continue to make enormous strides to protect everyone against the more elusive viruses in health care environments.