Acteev Protect™

Welcome to the Next Evolution in Outdoor Gear

With Acteev Protect, odor-causing bacteria, fungi and mold are destroyed, maintaining freshness and extending the life of the product.

Imagine Acteev Protect fused into heavily used outdoor gear like base layers, outerwear, footwear, sleeping bags and more.

2021 Outdoor Retailer Innovation Award Winner

Ascend Performance Materials’ Acteev Protect antimicrobial odor-resisting fabric technology has been named a winner at the 2021 Outdoor Retailer Innovation Awards. The awards recognize new and groundbreaking technologies used in winter apparel, outdoor and sports products and materials.

How Acteev™ Works

Our patent-pending technology embeds zinc ions directly into a product’s molecules to create a fabric that destroys odor-causing bacteria and fungi with greater than 99% effectiveness.* Plus, Acteev yarns and fabrics are abrasion-resistant, soft, durable and reusable.

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