The fabric consists of polyester, cotton, and two types of silver microparticles. In laboratory tests, the material managed to eliminate 99.9% of the virus after two minutes of contact. Manufacturers have already applied for a product patent and are in contact with two Brazilian weavers to use the fabric in the manufacture of hospital masks and clothing.
Our reporters will get back to you shortly!
Do you know about any initiative, action, project, law… anything which tries to solve effect of COVID-19? Let us know!