Microfiber Hydrofuge Antibacterial fabric
Antibacterial Hydrofuge Microfiber Fabric ideal for making reusable face masks. This fabric complies with the European regulation CWA 17553: 2020 tested in Aquimisa laboratory sample number: 20_561019 (fabric without washes) and sample number: 20_566940 (fabric after 25 washes)
This 100% polyester fabric has a hydrofuge and antibacterial finish with a bacterial filtration efficiency (BFE) of 86% and differential pressure (Pa/cm2) - Breathability of 15 Pa/cm2.
After 25 washes, these values become: 84% (BFE) and 24 Pa/cm2.
It can be washed up to 60º, DO NOT use bleach, it can be tumble dried up to a maximum of 70º. Use neutral detergent, ironed at 140º for 10-15 seconds. It can be sublimated at a temperature not higher than 190º.
OBSERVATIONS: If we make the mask adding 2 layers of Hydrofuge Poplin we can obtain BFE results of 96.40% and after 50 washes, 95.80%. Thus complying with the UNE-0065 (hygienic masks) and the European regulation CWA 17553: 2020. You can see the technical sheet of the combination of the two fabrics (three layers of fabric in total) HERE
The fabric is 160cm wide and its composition is 100% polyester.