EU FP7, Byefouling - Low-toxic cost-efficient environment-friendly antifouling materials

Lonza AG
Lonza is one of the world’s leading and most-trusted suppliers to the pharmaceutical, biotech and specialty ingredients markets. We harness science and technology to create products that support safer and healthier living and that enhance the overall quality of life.

Not only are we a custom manufacturer and developer, Lonza also offers services and products ranging from active pharmaceutical ingredients and stem-cell therapies to drinking water sanitizers, from the vitamin B compounds and organic personal care ingredients to agricultural products, and from industrial preservatives to microbial control solutions that combat dangerous viruses, bacteria and other pathogens.

Lonza Microbial Control has led the way in developing new environmentally-preferred products for marine antifouling coatings to prevent marine fouling on ship's bottoms. We provide innovative and cost-effective solutions that bring products up to today’s sustainability standards, while providing the protection customer come to rely upon.

Our Marine Antifouling portfolio includes:

  • Excellent Product Stewardship
  • Extensive Product Registrations & Technical Support
  • Superior Product Formulation Capabilities
  • Regulatory and Toxicology Expertise (EPA, BPR, REACH & APVMA)

Founded in 1897 in the Swiss Alps, Lonza today is a well-respected global company with more than 40 major manufacturing and R&D facilities and approximately 10,000 employees worldwide. The company generated sales of about CHF 3.6 billion in 2013 and is organized into two market-focused segments: Pharma&Biotech and Specialty Ingredients. Lonza’s stock is publicly traded on the Swiss and the Singapore stock exchanges. Further information can be found at

Full name of the organization: LONZA GROUP Ltd
Short name of the organization: LONZA
Address: Muenchensteinerstrasse 38, CH-4002 Basel, Switzerland
Telephone: +41 61 316 8939
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Published April 25, 2014