Anti-viral paint launched for safe homes


Paint company, Kansai Nerolac Paints Ltd. launched Excel Virus Guard , an anti-viral paint with active anti-viral and anti-microbial properties. The interior emulsion paint repels 99.9 per cent germs and is a valuable offering to consumers, to keep their home a safe haven.

Speaking on the new product, Anuj Jain, executive director, Kansai Nerolac Paints said, “Kansai Nerolac as a responsible corporate citizen has remained committed to contribute in India’s combat with the pandemic. As a brand, Nerolac has constantly been at the forefront of bringing about innovations in products that have transformed lives positively. Nerolac Excel Virus Guard is another attempt in this direction. This paint is a versatile product, offering anti odour and anti-humidity properties along with anti-viral. We hope that the use of this paint will offer valuable support in making the living conditions healthier and safer in the country.”

The new anti-viral paint helps reduce humidity and odor. Its active ingredients lend it a unique fabric finish that would make the walls appear naturally ethnic. Fabric finish increases breathability of walls.

The new paint is already launched in the northern markets and the company is ramping up supplies to meet the demand across India. The property of reducing 99.9 per cent germs makes it useful not just for homes but even for places such as hospitals, commercial complexes and educational institutions etc, according to the company.

With a rich heritage of 100 years in the paints & coatings industry, Kansai Nerolac Paints is one of the largest paint companies in India and the leader in industrial segment.