In the COVID-19 crisis when the whole world along with Fashion and Textile industries are suffering for losing business, Brands stores are closed, fashion events are post pond, workers losing their job, people can’t come out from their home, in this circumstance…..here is a good news & hope for the fashion world…!!! with the invention of ‘ANTI Coronavirus Fabrics’.
Zaber and Zubair (Z&Z) Fabrics, a sister concern of largest garment exporter Noman Group in Bangladesh, claimed to have invented a new fabrics called ‘ANTI Coronavirus Fabrics’. The fabric is loaded with biocidal along with virucidal agents that can ensure the microbes are blocked instantly and killed within 120 seconds and with a 99.9 per accuracy.
The development procedure of this fabrics was technically supported by two Swiss partners. The company disclosed this at a press conference at their city office on Thursday.
The fabric was invented with the help of certain chemicals registered under the United States Toxic Control Act and the Environmental Protection Agency. Senior company officials expressed.
Anol Rayhan, the brand manager of Z&Z. said that we are pretty sure, many global fabric developers are chasing on developing such fabric but we are the first to make it possible. The fabric treatment was tested under standard ISO 18184 and and had regulatory coverage, he added.
The company said They have already sent samples to all of its global customers (brands and buyers) and the innovation is getting massive response from their buyers as the world may have to exist with the pandemic for long.
The fabric can be usable to make woven shirts, masks and personal protective equipment (PPE),
Jaber and Zubair Fabrics Ltd., the largest textile manufacturers in the country, hope that the country’s readymade garment manufacturers can take huge benifit in the local and global market with their newly invented coronavirus killer fabric.
Talking more about the customer response, Rayhan said that recently they have received an order of 15 lakh face masks made with the fabric from a UAE buyer named United Global Holdings. Five lakh of masks would be delivered before Eid-ul-Fitr and the rest after Eid.
Z&Z, a textile mill started its journey in 1994,in Bangladesh. The company has stood as a proud winner of the”National Export Trophy (Gold)” for 10 consecutive terms, The Company dealing with many famous global fashion retailers and fashion brands such as Target, Walmart, GAP, JC, HEMA, Penney, Esprit, K-Mart, IKEA, Tesco, Li & Fung, American Eagle, Carrefour, Disney, Nike, PVH, Uniqlo and Mango, H&M, ZARA.