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First-ever anti-bacterial range by Atlas

Collaboration with SLINTEC

Atlas is proud to introduce Sri Lanka’s first-ever range of Anti-Bacterial Stationery. With schools having reopened, mothers around the country are concerned about their kids’ health and safety. This revolutionary range of products has been developed by Atlas in partnership with SLINTEC (Sri Lanka Institute of Nanotechnology) and incorporates cutting-edge antibacterial technology, developed in Sri Lanka and proven to kill 99.9% of bacteria on the surfaces of these specialized books and pens.

The Atlas Anti-Bacterial Range was officially launched on the 18th of September 2020 at Atlas Skills Factory, the company’s flagship experience stall at the Colombo International Book Fair which is currently being held at BMICH in Colombo from the 18th to 27th September 2020.

The Atlas Anti-Bacterial range, which is independently certified by accredited bodies to prove their efficacy, is one of many innovations that Atlas has developed over the years to revolutionize the stationery industry in Sri Lanka. Speaking about the launch, Asitha Samaraweera – Managing Director at Atlas Axillia Co. said, “For over 60 years we have been very sensitive to the needs of our consumers and always strive to be in sync with their aspirations. Right now, mothers are taking extra precautions to ensure their child’s wellbeing. Understanding this, we proudly collaborated with SLINTEC and set out to create a revolutionary range of antibacterial stationery for the first time in Sri Lanka. Our new anti-bacterial range, mothers can rest easy as the surfaces of these products are certified to kill 99.9% of bacteria that come into contact with them, ensuring that kids, who often share their stationery in school, are safe from these disease-causing microbes.”