Scientists Develop Near-Invincible New Textile Coating That Can Repel Blood, Bacteria, and Even Viruses

Scientists Develop Near-Invincible New Textile Coating That Can Repel Blood, Bacteria, and Even Viruses

Masks, gowns, and other personal protective equipment (PPE) are essential for protecting healthcare workers—however, the textiles and materials used in such items can absorb and carry viruses and bacteria, inadvertently spreading the disease the wearer sought to contain. When the coronavirus spread amongst healthcare professionals and left PPE in short … Read more

Scuba Diving Group Swamped With Orders for Its Face Masks Made From Recycled Ocean Plastic

Scuba Diving Group Swamped With Orders for Its Face Masks Made From Recycled Ocean Plastic

Photo by the Professional Association of Diving Instructors With face masks being in such high demand amongst the novel coronavirus outbreaks, one company has taken a more eco-friendly approach to supplying the public with protective masks. The Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI) has partnered with sustainable sportswear company Rash’r … Read more