Following its announcement last week regarding the new Gorilla Glass “3D” for smartphones and other products, Apple’s glass supplier, Corning, officially presented today at THESE 2014 sound Gorilla Glass antibacterial, incorporating ionic silver in the glass to inhibit the growth of bacteria and other organisms.
” Corning Antibacterial Gorilla Glass inhibits the growth of algae, mold, fungi and bacteria due to its antimicrobial property, intrinsic to glass and effective throughout the life of the device Said James R. Steiner, senior vice president and general manager of Corning Specialty Materials.
The new anti-microbial Gorilla Glass will be integrated into a new version of Steelcase’s RoomWizard, which will be unveiled this week at CES in Las Vegas. The company also claims that it works with “many manufacturers”To develop applications for his device.
Corning has shown that it is able to produce the antibacterial Gorilla Glass in sufficient quantities for future popular products such asIphone 6 Apple. It is also no coincidence that it is a glass of the brand that already equips our smartphones.