The public is becoming more aware of the dangers of sun exposure and recognizes the need for proper protection to minimize UV-related health hazards.
Traditionally, sunscreens were used to protect people from sunburn, primarily caused by UVB rays. Protection from UVA rays is essential.
Ciba Specialty Chemicals has developed innovative and highly efficient UV filters that protect against both UVA and UVB rays, i.e. offer broad-spectrum photo protection.