Green Alternatives

Passionate about making our technologies safer and greener

Consumer awareness, a growing demand for non-hazardous, nature-based ingredients, and ever changing regulations worldwide are driving companies to remove hazardous or environmentally questionable components from their products. As an early adopter and supplier of greener, more sustainable solutions, Hydromer® has demonstrated a legacy of staying ahead of market demands. We provide more natural, plant-based technologies to a variety of markets.

Our newest technologies, EscenciaProtect™ formally CarvaTec® and CarvaCranTec® were presented at the 2018 Green Chemistry and Commerce Council (GC3) Challenge for New Preservatives. Both were among only seven award recipients at a competition that was sponsored by several of the world’s largest and most respected healthcare, chemical, and consumer care companies.

Read about how EscenciaProtect™ formally CarvaTec® sanitizer line has been proven effective in killing and inhibiting growth of Candida auris:

Hydromer® offers a greener, more natural, ANTIMICROBIAL solution to chemical and alcohol-based sanitizer. Our patented technology in HerbaSafe™ is a formulation safe for use on skin and as a disinfectant on multi-surfaces.


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Hydromder Green Chemistry CarvaTec Product


CarvaTec is a patented technology that utilizes the essential oils found in oregano that acts as a natural and powerful antimicrobial, including antibacterial, antifungal, and antiviral abilities.

Possible Applications:

  • Sanitizing meat products
  • Neutralizing E-coli in lettuce
  • Fruit and vegetable washes
  • Household cleaning products
  • Personal care lotions, creams, and soaps
  • Cosmetics
  • Industrial use
  • Medical products
  • And more!

Let’s discuss how CarvaTec can become an essential ingredient in your product.


CarvaCranTec combines the strength of CarvaTec with the health benefits of cranberry seed oil. It can also be incorporated into the design of a wide range of successful consumer products. Along with the antimicrobial features of CarvaTec, CarvaCranTec offers anti-aging, skin moisturizing benefits and is also a natural preservative.

Possible Applications:

  • Personal care
  • Cosmetics
  • Food and beverage
  • Industrial
  • Medical
  • And other products!

Interested in harnessing the power of CarvaCranTec? Let’s talk.

Hydromer Green Chemistry CarvaCranTec Product