Pro + Protection ® and Silestone
Pro + Antimicrobial Protection ® is infused into 100% of Silestone natural quartz countertops to help prevent the growth of stain causing bacteria. Pro + protection is not designed to replace normal cleaning practices, but it does provide Silestone buyers with cleanliness protection and peace of mind that will last the lifetime of their countertops.
What benefit do I get from Silestone® with antimicrobial protection?
Pro + protection continuously fights the growth of microbes that can cause stains and odors. Pro + protection makes your Silestone countertops easier to clean and keeps them cleaner between cleanings.
Why is Pro + Protection effective?
Pro + Antimicrobial Protection is effective against most common bacteria, yeasts, molds and fungi that cause stains and odors. Pro + technology is not designed to protect users from disease-causing microorganisms.
Is Pro + Protection safe?
Pro + technology has undergone extensive independent laboratory testing. It is registered with the EPA for use in Silestone and has a long history of safe use.
How long does Pro + Antimicrobial Protection last in Silestone?
Pro + Protection is built-in during the manufacturing process - becoming part of the molecular structure of Silestone and will not wash off or wear away.
Can I get Pro + Protection put into Silestone if it is already installed in my home?
No. Pro + Protection can only be integrated into the product during the manufacturing process.