SILVADUR™ has been assessed to be harmless and non-sensitizing to human skin. Third-party clinical evaluations found no evidence that SILVADUR either irritates or sensitizes human skin.

SILVADUR™ uses less silver than other technologies, generating less waste without compromising performance.

SILVADUR™ contained in textiles is also recyclable at the end of the textile's life and it is reusable during textile application process.

Regulatory approvals and certifications:

SILVADUR™ products are approved by the the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and do not contain any components listed by the State of California under the Prop 65 regulation.

SILVADUR's active ingredient is also notified and supported under the EU Biocidal Products Regulation (BPR) and meet REACH requirements in the European Union.

Besides these approvals, SILVADUR™ products hold several specific certifications granted after strict life cycle assessments, such as Bluesign® certification, OEKO-TEX® Standard 100 Certificationand Zero Discharge ZDHC Level 3 certification.

 

SILVADUR™ Certifications:

  • bluesign® approved

  • Conforms with Zero Discharge of Hazardous Waste (ZDHC) Level 3

  • Listed on the OEKO-TEX™ list of accepted Active Chemical Products which makes it suitable for textiles that are to be certified under STANDARD 100