Silicones have a long history of use in the Healthcare industry due to their inherent biocompatibility, resiliency, resistance to typical sterilisation methods, and because they are fundamentally inert.
With Silicone products in use across a massive number of applications in the Healthcare sector due to the multiple benefits of the material it made perfect sense to extend these benefits to other products like Hayden upholstery fabric to further reduce the likelihood of Hospital Acquired Infections from common contact surfaces.
With cleaning and sterilisation of every visible surface increasing exponentially during the Covid-19 pandemic, textiles in Healthcare are now being subjected to a broad variety of alcohol wipes, sanitisers and cleaning solutions that are unsuitable for the majority of these materials.
It is in this environment that Silex from Innova excels. Find out why........