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Craghoppers HeiQ ViroBlock Face Cover

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£9.50

CUC375

ViroBlock Anti Viral Face Mask by Craghoppers

Built for comfort with 3-layer stretch polyester, incorporating a unique, innovative anti-viral technology 

The HeiQ ViroBlock Face Covering is a cut above the typical low tech face mask offering a unique extra layer of protection over the simple function of blocking the passage of the viral particles

Swiss award winning fabric technology company HeiQ have developed HEIQ VIROBLOCK to protect fabric from the persistence of microbes and germs, including the COVID-19 virus (Viroblock NPJ03 has been tested effective 99.99% in 30 minutes against SARS-CoV-2, the COVID-19 causing virus)

Incorporated into to the face cover fabric, the ViroBlock antimicrobial offers exceptional protection, eliminating the threat of particles upon the surface of the mask, protecting you and those around you

Fits snugly over the nose and mouth and loops around the ears

Perfect for where social distancing is difficult to maintain, on the commute, in the workplace

Stylish design

Moisture wicking. Viroblock also has an anti-odour effect

Available in Navy Marl with Black Trim

One size

Weight 50g (Approx.)

Main: 92% polyester, 8% elastane

Machine Washable


WHAT IS HEIQ VIROBLOCK?

HeiQ Viroblock technology offers anti-microbial properties to help defend against germs and microbes. Using silver the product prohibits the growth of bacteria and viruses on the fabric.

HOW DOES IT WORK?

HeiQ Viroblock NPJ03 is a unique combination of vesicle and silver technologies designed to inhibit the growth and persistence of bacteria and viruses. The HeiQ vesicle technology targets lipid-enveloped viruses, providing rapid virus deactivation, while the HeiQ silver technology inhibits the replication of both bacteria and viruses. HeiQ Viroblock is hypoallergenic and provides a self-sanitizing and germ resistant surface. It is EU BPR & EU REACH compliant.

WHY HEIQ VIROBLOCK?

Besides testing on human coronavirus (229E), HeiQ Viroblock NPJ03 also demonstrates dramatically improved reduction of virus infectivity against Influenza types H1N1, H5N1, H7N9, Avian flu, Swine flu and Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV).

HOW DO I CARE FOR MY ITEM?

After use the item should be washed on a standard cycle from 30 degrees.

HOW LONG DOES IT LAST?

The effective treatment on the fabric will last a minimum of 30 washes.

Available in Navy Marl with Black Trim

One size

Weight 50g (Approx.)

Main: 92% polyester, 8% elastane

 

Heio Viroblock Technology protection

TESTED EFFECTIVE AGAINST SARS-COV-2

99.99% REDUCTION OF THE COVID-19 CAUSING VIRUS

HeiQ Viroblock NPJ03 is among the first textile technologies in the world to be proven effective against SARS-CoV-2 in the laboratory. SARS-CoV-2 is an enveloped virus from the coronavirus family that causes COVID-19.

Tests have been conducted by HeiQ with the Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity in Melbourne, Australia (Doherty Institute).

HeiQ Viroblock is designed to inhibit the growth and persistence of bacteria and enveloped viruses on textile surfaces. It’s a unique combination of our registered silver technology for antiviral and antibacterial effect and our vesicle technology as a booster. 

HeiQ Viroblock NPJ03 is an intelligent Swiss textile technology that is added to the fabric during the final stage of the textile manufacturing process.

TESTED EFFECTIVE AGAINST SARS-COV-2 (COVID-19)

  • HeiQ Viroblock NPJ03 has been tested effective 99.99% in 30 minutes against SARS-CoV-2, the COVID-19 causing virus
  • Residual virus infectivity tested according to a modified ISO 20743 method (Sendai virus), rapid antiviral effect demonstrated within 2-5 minutes
  • Tested according to ISO 18184 as strong antiviral and ISO 20743 as strong antibacterial against enveloped viruses and bacteria
  • Certified as safe and sustainable as all its ingredients are cosmetic grade, bio-based (72% bio-based carbon) and recycled
  • EU REACH and US FIFRA compliant, OEKOTEX® certified, ZDHC and bluesign® homologized
  • Treated textile articles are compliant with EU BPR and US EPA
  • HeiQ Viroblock FFP2 respirator masks with antiviral and antimicrobial surface are US FDA approved.
  • Suitable for all fiber types, from medical nonwovens (e.g. face masks) to fabrics for clothing and home textiles
  • For washable fabrics: Lasts at least 30 gentle washes at 60°C (140°F)
  • Resists on wool up to 5 dry cleanings
  • Hypoallergenic, provides a self-sanitizing and germ resistant surface
  • Patent pending antiviral and antibacterial technology