ZURICH – Swiss textile innovator HeiQ is offering its new Viroblock NPJO3 antimicrobial treatment to industry peers, insisting that collaboration and the protection of those in the infection’s firing line is of utmost importance.
HeiQ Viroblock is a combination of vesicle and silver technologies and works by binding to viral sulfur groups and depleting their membranes to render them less infectious and harmful.
When used to coat facemasks, the treatment has been found to improve the protective properties of these PPE items by 30 times, and thus would be an asset for more firms to use.
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