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A Primer on Antimicrobials 


Marc Hirsch

Antimicrobial products kill or slow the spread of microorganisms and are used across many applications and consist of very diverse chemistries. Coatings expert Marc Hirsch explains how antimicrobials are used in products, industries they affect, their chemical properties as well as the safety regulations associated with them.




Marc Hirsch is a renowned industry expert with extensive experience in the field of paints and coatings. He works as a senior scientist at M&M Hirsch & Associates, LLC, which involves problem-solving, mentoring, consultation, and the formulation and facilitation of projects.