A washable paint that has been developed to resist the growth of bacteria and mould on walls, which may trigger asthma and allergy symptoms. Containing 101 Barrier Technology, it creates a hard wearing finish that allows most common marks, scuffs and stains to be easily wiped away with a wet cloth.


  • Antimicrobial protection
  • 7 year guarantee against mould growth*
  • Withstands wear and tear
  • Low odour & Low VOC at <16g/L tinted & untinted (Volatile Organic Compounds contribute to atmospheric pollution)
  • Available in Vivid White base
  • Available in 4L, 10L, 15L


  • Resists bacteria and mould which may trigger asthma and allergies
  • Exceptional washability
  • Environmental Choice approved
  • Made in New Zealand

Product code: 52P


The hard wearing surface formed by Wash&Wear’s exclusive 101 Barrier Technology is fortified with antimicrobial protection to defend against the growth of bacteria and mould. This helps to maintain indoor air quality.

Surface preparation

Surface must be clean, dry and free from dust, oils and grease. Cracks or holes with filler: Spot prime repairs with Dulux 1 Step Water Based. Glossy surfaces: Lightly sand to a dull finish. Unpainted plasterboard, brick, cement: One coat of Dulux 1 Step Water Based. Bare timber: One coat of Dulux 1 Step Water Based. Set plaster, fibrous plaster, plasterglass: One coat of Dulux Sealer Binder. Treating Existing Mould: Remove mould with Selleys® Rapid Mould Killer or by scrubbing with a scouring pad and bleach solution (1 part bleach to 3 parts water). Leave solution on the surface for 15 minutes then wash with clean water and wipe dry. Several applications may be necessary to remove stubborn mould blooms.

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16 square metres per L
Plasterboard, Brick, Cement, Bare Timber, Set plaster, Fibrous Plaster, Plasterglass, Concrete, Masonry
Wash&Wear +PLUS
Bedroom, Living room, Hallway, Dining room, Lounge, Playroom
Application Method
Roller, Brush, Spray

Performance Guide

Gloss Level
Environmental Certifications
Environmental Choice New Zealand Licensed
VOC Level
<16g/L tinted and untinted
Not recommended for exterior use
Heat Resistance
Softens and sticks to other painted surfaces over 70C
Water Resistance
Suitable for use in wet areas
Abrasion Resistance
Good wet and dry burnish resistance and stain removal
Solvent Resistance
Sensitive to aromatic hydrocarbons and alcohols

Drying Characteristics

Re-Coat Time
2 hours


Dulux Wash&Wear +PLUS Anti-Bac is ideal for use throughout the home where a bacteria, mould & mark resistant finish is required.

Health Safety

Clean Up
Clean all equipment with water
Warranty Information
*Refer to product label for full conditions. This guarantee does not limit and may not necessarily exceed your rights under the Consumer Guarantees Act 1993