Product Application

Antimicrobial Plastic Cards ie: Smartcards, Credit Cards, debit cards, Identification Cards , drivers licenses, Healthcare Cards, Employee Badges, Hotel Keys, Rewards Cards.  Plastic identification card that includes credit cards and similar cards such as debit cards, insurance cards, transaction cards, supermarket cards, club cards, lost and found key chain program cards, library cards, health club cards, membership cards, rental car loyalty programs cards, hotel loyalty programs cards, prepaid phone cards, video rental cards, access cards, identification cards, drivers licenses, firearm licenses, physical access security cards, mini-cards, security cards, stored value cards, a vendor-specific cards, and the like. The cards may have slot punches, baggage tags, key tags, breakaway key tags (e.g., used in a variety of loyalty, frequent shopper, and membership programs) and so forth.

News Articles

Study: Credit cards carry more types of bacteria than coins, cash 

Brady Porche is a senior editor at CreditCards.com August 17, 2018

https://www.creditcards.com/credit-card-news/credit-card-germ-study.php

Credit and debit cards have more germs than cash and train station urinals - USA TODAY May 22, 2019 

https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2019/05/22/debit-credit-cards-have-more-germs-than-train-station-urinals/3762009002/

Could your credit card kill you? 

By Jay MacDonald | Published: November 6, 2012

Story Link: http://www.creditcards.com/credit-card-news/could-your-credit-card-kill-you-1276.php

Dishing the dirt on the germs: Credit Cards
THE SUN (United Kingdom) Oct 18, 2012

 

Germy credit cards like a 'dirty toilet bowl': study

16 Oct 2012 London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and Queen Mary, University of London
https://www.nydailynews.com/life-style/health/germy-credit-cards-dirty-toilet-bowl-study-article-1.1184614

Surprising Places Where Germs Can Live | Check out counter  Pikeville College School of Osteopathic Medicine William Betz D.O., M.B.A., FACOFP, is the senior associate dean for osteopathic medical education at the Pikeville College School of Osteopathic Medicine.

Is your credit card making you sick? Kathryn Vercillo,  Tuesday, April 12th, 2011 Money Blue Book

The Top 5 Places to Catch the Flu - US HEALTHWORKS - January 28, 2011

https://ushealthworks.wordpress.com/2011/01/28/the-top-5-places-to-catch-the-flu/

Hotel Keys

Hotel guests leave plenty of germs behind - 2011 The Associated Press / NBC NEWS

https://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/hotel-guests-leave-plenty-germs-behind-flna1C9438195

ATM Cards

What do toilet seats and ATMs have in common? Jeanne Moos (CNN) | January 13, 2011

https://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/hotel-guests-leave-plenty-germs-behind-flna1C9438195

Antimicrobial Hotel Room Keys - both RFID and Magnetic Stripe - from RFID HOTEL / LAS in the USA as of 19 May 2020 -  http://www.namlcard.com/