bio-ARMA™ is positioned to have a profound impact on the future of fabric and textiles throughout healthcare and medical settings.
The global textile market is now approaching US$480 billion per year. These does not include tents, awning, boat covers, and many other textile applications. Antimicrobials are a new way textile manufacturers can distinguish themselves from their competition, and open up new markets. Antimicrobials are used throughout the Healthcare industry including wound care bandages, Band-aids, masks, headwear, curtains, bedding, linen, support-cushions, etc.
Current solutions for textiles are very expensive and while these expensive solutions may be common practice for the healthcare industry, industries such as leisure and sport are looking for additives to enhance the bottom line of their products and to make for safer environments.