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What Anti-Bacterial yarns does Hikingtex supply?

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1.Why we recommend anti-bacterial yarns

In today’s world, many diseases can spread globally in a matter of hours.

To live a healthy life and prevent diseases from spreading, it is best to invest in anti-bacterial textiles.

These days, there seems to be an increase in the demand for anti-bacterial yarns as many people prefer wearing these products, especially for the babies, the old and the wick.

2.Why choose Zinc anti-bacterial?

Regarding anti-bacterial agents, the most widely used antimicrobial agents for textile applications are based on metal salts such as copper, silver and zinc.

Regarding anti-bacterial agents, the most widely used antimicrobial agents for textile applications are based on metal salts such as copper, silver and zinc.

Following is comparison of these metal salts:

 Nano-Sized ZincNano-Sized SilverNano-Sized copper
Application rangecan be widely usedbe limited due to toxicitybe limited due to toxicity
Safetysafenot clearnot clear
Costlowhighmiddle
Persistancelonglonglong
Appearancecolorless and odorlesseasy to oxidate and discoloreasy to oxidate and discolor

3.What kind of anti-bacterial yarns could Hikingtex provide?
a.TechNa-Cotton (anti-bacterial cotton yarn)

As a gift from nature, combining cotton and marine organism extractant with rich Zinc, TechNa-Cotton is an anti-bacterial cotton yarn.

1)Anti-bacterial & Anti-virus

TechNa-Cotton can inhibit echerichia coli, candida albicans and staphylococcus aureus effectively.

2)Permanent and Safe

The Zinc is put in cotton through displacement reaction, it won’t drop from the surface of fabric.

3)Deodorization

Zinc can remove body odor and keep skin clean.

4)Current running items

● 30% TechNa-Cotton/70% Conventional cotton 32/1s and 40/1s

● TechNa-Cotton/Conventional cotton 50/50 32S

● Ne10/s TechNa-Cotton/Poly 80/20 + 70D Lycra draft 3.6

b. TechNa-Poly (anti-bacterial and moisture wicking polyester yarn)

1)Anti-bacterial & Anti-Virus

TechNa-Poly can inhibit echerichia coli, candida albicans and staphylococcus aureus effectively.

2) Moisture wicking

With profiled cross-section, fabric with TechNa-Poly yarns can transport moisture away from the body to keep wearer cool and dry in hot days.

3)Safety

The Zinc is put in polyester fiber during its productiong and won’t drop.

4)Deodorization

Zinc can remove body odor and keep skin clean.

5)Current running items

● TechNa-Poly/cotton 65/35 32S and 40S

● TechNa-Poly/rayon 70/30 32S and 40S

c.TechNa-Nylon (anti-bacterial nylon yarn)

1)TechNa-Nylon can inhibit echerichia coli, candida albicans and staphylococcus aureus effectively.

2)Current running items

● TechNa-Nylon DTY 70D and 140D

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