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Cifra launches Warp-Mask against COVID 19

Lombardy based Warp Knit Seamless (WKS) specialist Cifra SpA, backed by its long-term know-how has engineered and produced an innovative and hi-tech range of protective masks called Warp-Mask, which will be used to help in the country’s fight against COVID-19 (coronavirus). Cifra has developed and introduced this product onto the market in just few days.


© Cifra


© Cifra


“I thought about how I could make myself with my company available to cope with this terrible pandemic”, Cifra CEO Cesare Citterio told the online newspaper. ““And we came up with the design of a hi-tech mask that is guaranteed to be OekoTex Standard 100 certified: our mask, fully designed and made in Italy, is double-layer warp-knitted and made in one without seams for optimal comfort. It is antibacterial, anti-droplet and washable up to 10 washes and also meet HEIQ testing service (anti-droplet and water-repellent treatment) and MIS microbe investigation (anti-bacterial treatment).

Engineered by Cifra system, Warp Mask is a high-tech run-proof water-repellent and resistant to bacterial agents mask which, “thanks to its Perfect Skin technology, perfectly adheres to the nose and to the mouth”.

Each mask is in fact made with polyamide (80%) and Lycra (20%) multifilament yarn - where the high percentage of Lycra and PerfectSkin technology guarantee perfect face adherence, to ensure the covering of both nose and mouth.

The fabric is doubled for a more compact and ultra-run-resistant structure and uses HeiQ Eco-Dry technology, which offers fluorocarbon-free durable water repellence (DWR). This high-performance sustainable water-repellent treatment together with antibacterial Fresh-tech treatment by HEIQ offer exceptional efficiency and durability to washing (40’ machine washes), thus making this mask reusable. Warp Mask is 100% made in Italy quality”.

All components and materials of Cifra textile products comply with Oeko-Tex® standard 100 class II quality, HeiQ Testing Services and Mis+ Microbe Investigations criteria. Product quality test and production (Oeko Tex Standard 100), water-repellent anti-droplet (HeiQ), bacteriostatic test (Mis), bacterial load filtering effectiveness (Bio Basic Europe).

COMPANY WEBSITE www.wks-cifra.com

WARP MASK WEBSITE www.warpmask.com/en/

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