ABOUT POLYGIENEOUR HISTORY

Polygiene® was established in 2006 as a spin-off from the Perstorp Group. While our business is built around odor control and antimicrobial technologies, sustainability has always been a business driver for us. It has spearheaded all our innovations to promote lower energy use, less waste and a reduced environmental footprint.

POLYGIENE® TIMELINE

2021
Polygiene® acquires Addmaster Holdings Limited, making it a comprehensive supplier of antimicrobial solutions for both hard and soft surfaces.
2020
In response to the global pandemic, Polygiene® launches the antimicrobial technology Polygiene ViralOff for treatment of materials and products that reduces tested viruses by 99%.
2019
Polygiene® OdorCrunch wins the coveted SUSTAINABILITY Award presented by the Scandinavian Outdoor Group (SOG). Polygiene sees a high growth in fashion and home textiles and the subsidiary in China is established.
2018
With a revised Sales and Marketing strategy, the Polygiene® brand is not just seen as a consumer benefit but also as an added value that prolongs a product’s life and contributes to a more sustainable lifestyle. Polygiene OdorCrunch technology is launched.
2016
Listed on Nasdaq First North Growth Market. Breakthrough in the Footwear segment with Converse in Japan and in the Home Design segment with Evezary and Fogini in South Korea.
2015
Further consumer research helps Polygiene® define initiatives to establish leadership within the Stays Fresh category for the Lifestyle and Fashion segment globally.
2013
Breakthrough in the global sportswear market due to cooperation with Adidas.
2012
Breakthrough in the U.S. Sport & Outdoor segment due to cooperation with key outdoor brands.
2009
Consumer research is conducted. The Company discovers how to go to market and which brands to focus on.
2007/08
Sports and outdoor brands approach Polygiene® to find a solution to the odor problem.
2006
Polygiene® is established. Initially, the focus is on hard surfaces and materials for hospital environments.
2021 - Polygiene® acquires AddMaster Holdings Limited, making it a comprehensive supplier of antimicrobial solutions for both hard and soft surfaces.
2020 - As an answer to the Covid-19 pandemic, the antiviral textile treatment Polygiene® ViralOff is launched to meet demands of personal protection and face masks, among other items
In 2018 - Launch of Polygiene® OdorCrunch - sand (silica) and water-based technology as a complimentary solution. Wins the SOG sustainability award 2019
In 2013/2014 - The partnership with Adidas, one of the world’s largest sportswear brand, was a milestone. Photo: Adidas