Europe’s leading foam manufacturer The Vita Group, announces the new Vita Shield for the consumer market. An innovative re-usable foam face covering with >90% bacterial filtration efficiency, Vita Shield is Centexbel Covid-19 approved* and certified Oeko-tex Standard 100, which means it has been tested for no evidence of harmful substances, and this certification stands for customer confidence and high product safety.
The unprecedented world-wide demand for face coverings has seen a rise in mass production of poor-quality ill-fitting face coverings. In fact, a recent **Which? survey on re-usable face coverings highlighted shocking results on the efficiency of various face coverings and their protective credentials. The new Vita shield is proven to protect with no compromise on comfort or breathability. In addition, it is re-usable and effective for up to 50 washes, reducing the potential waste compared to single use disposables.
Vita Shield is independently tested by *Centexbel, COVID-19 approved, certified >90% bacterial filtration efficiency, utilising a three-layer design and Oeko-Tex approved for direct skin contact. All of which, provides an effective and comfortable face covering that can be safely worn for prolonged periods. It is also great value for money being re-usable and washable up to 50 times.
The Vita Group is a world leader in advanced materials with over 70 years’ experience and uses polymer science to create solutions for many market sectors ranging from aerospace, medical and hygiene to comfort solutions. Its expertise in supplying hygiene products, provides customers with the knowledge that materials are tested specifically for close contact to skin. As a supplier of skin contact products, Vita understands the importance of comfort, reliability and product safety.
During the coronavirus crisis, as a supplier of polyurethane foam, Vita partnered with healthcare companies to supply the NHS with foam and converted products for over 25,000 additional mattresses used in the Nightingale Hospital, along with foam for filters in ventilators, and comfort foam strips for safety visors.
The Vita Group is now stepping up efforts and production to make face coverings available to the global market with new Vita Shield. The range offers a choice of Vita Shield branded and/or unbranded face coverings in various colours, size & logo options.
Operating in 14 countries, The Vita Group is supplying quality foam products to the medical, healthcare and consumer markets and is utilising its 70-years’ heritage and expertise to bring a pioneering, re-useable face covering to the global market.
For more information, visit www.thevitashield.com