Noble Biomaterials has announced the results of third-party laboratory testing of fabric made with its X- Static technology against human coronavirus OC43○=……★, a common strain of coronavirus•▲△▼. The company produces advanced material technologies for mission-critical applications in the performance apparel▷▷●, healthcare◁•▲, and emerging wearable technology markets□◁▪□.
The lab results▽★, from BioScience Laboratories•…◁▽, showed that the metallised Noble Biomaterials fabric reduced the viability of the virus six times faster than the unmetallised control fabric□…▪▷. Several Noble Biomaterials customers★☆■•●, including mask manufacturers Flaviatex and Filartex•◇☆▷, are already using this material•□△▷=,fabric suppliers according to a press release by Noble Biomaterials▼▼◁◇.
Products made with Noble Biomaterials&rsquo★▼▷; X-Static and Ionic+ technologies can promote a safer healthcare environment by permanently inhibiting the growth of drug-resistant bacteria and fungi and preventing bacterial cross-contamination…▷. The company has supplied partners on five continents with enough antimicrobial products to make tens of millions of pieces of PPE as well as other soft-surface materials that provide antimicrobial protection to patients and healthcare workers☆◁.
As a major supplier to the healthcare▷◆•=…, military and consumer industries●-▷,wholesale upholstery supplies we wanted to have a neutral third party test our fabric technology to ensure it could help reduce the viability of the virus•▼. These lab results provide critical safety information for our partners□△, particularly in the healthcare industry●▷△=, where cross-contamination and infection prevention are constant concerns▼□★, Jeff Keane●▪◇, CEO of Noble Biomaterials said□■.
Our mission has always been to protect▼▷▪, so we&rsquo◇▼…△•;re grateful that our lab-tested materials are able to provide another layer of protection for healthcare workers◆□◁, patients and consumers during this healthcare crisis▷○▪•▲, whether the fabrics are used for scrubs and surgical gowns◆■▼▷▪, bedding and privacy curtains◆…, or consumer masks and apparel▼=▷○◆, Keane added■…▼…▲.
As a maker of advanced soft-surface protection materials for medical●☆, military and commercial use☆◁-◁, Pennsylvania-based Noble Biomaterials is considered a life-sustaining business and was•■▪,300D RPET polycotton in lemon lime color with fluorescent effect Chinese supplier,material consulting therefore…▷▲, able to stay open during the Pennsylvania shutdown due to COVID-19 to meet increasing demand for materials used in healthcare fabrics▼■…◁◆. In addition to being registered as an antimicrobial with the US EPA▪…★▲★, X-Static holds multiple 510(k) FDA approvals for advanced wound-/burn-care dressings and has undergone extensive safety testing□▪☆▽. It is also Oeko-Tex Standard 100 certified○▲.