OGDEN — First Scientific Inc. said Tuesday it had received $1 million in new equity funding through an investment by Todd Heiner, a director of the company.

First Scientific develops topical skin-care technologies and products, and the money will be used to support the growth and continuing operations of the company.

The company's products are used in health-care, food service and other workplace, public and home environments. Its MicrobNZ antimicrobial technology and products are available through third-party distributors and manufacturers and direct to customers under the ProCleanse product label.