HeiQ launches antiviral surgical mask

September 1st, 2021

Global materials manufacturer HeiQ has launched HeiQ MetalliQ, a surgical mask technology that destroys the viruses and bacteria tested with as much as 100 percent efficacy. The mask contains an ultrathin, pure copper coating applied via a vapor deposition process, which converts a minute amount of copper into vapor, allowing it to be deposited evenly […]

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Face mask made with sustainability in mind

August 1st, 2021

The Easy Mask’s Deja™ yarn is 100 percent recyclable at the end of use and can be repeatedly reprocessed without harmful emissions or discharges to create new high value-added products. Photo: STOLL, a brand of the Karl Mayer Group. In the second year of the COVID-19 pandemic, the need for masks continues worldwide.  A collaborative […]

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Duvaltex introduces masks with 3D-knit technology

October 1st, 2020

The X7 mask is comfortable for all-day use while preventing virus transmission. Photo: Duvaltex. Duvaltex Inc., a North American developer and producer of medical and technical textiles, is using 3D-knit technology to launch an innovative, nonmedical protective face mask. The X7 mask provides maximum comfort while minimizing the risk of contamination and transmission of viruses, […]

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