October 29, 2020
Beverly, MA — (October 29, 2020) – Sciessent today announced that Thygesen Textile Vietnam, a developer of high-quality knitted fabrics and garments, is developing face masks treated with Sciessent’s Agion® Antimicrobial for sale in the United States, European Union and Australia.
Thygesen Textile Vietnam’s masks are warp knitted with a non-woven interlining and will feature between two and five layers of protection. The company, part of the Thygesen Textile Group, supplies knitted fabrics and readymade garments to the Asian markets, as well as European and American customers.
“We are proud to partner with Thygesen Textile Vietnam, a textile company with a strong commitment to international quality standard products,” said Paul C. Ford, CEO of Sciessent. “Our Agion® Antimicrobial technology has met rigorous standards across the globe for effectiveness and safety and we are excited for the launch of this new mask application for the United States, European Union and Australian markets.”
Sciessent is a leading provider of customized antimicrobial solutions that enhance the value of customers’ products. Agion antimicrobial solutions from Sciessent have been incorporated into a wide range of healthcare, industrial, and consumer applications, including medical devices such as central venous catheters and IV access ports, drinking water applications like water filters and ice making equipment, and textiles and apparel. For more information, please visit www.sciessent.com.
About Thygesen Textile Vietnam
Thygesen Textile Vietnam was founded in 2005 and is an innovative circular knitting fabric manufacturer with its own sewing plant. The company utilizes more than 50 years of group know-how in knitting, dyeing and sewing. Thygesen Textile Vietnam supplies knitted fabrics and readymade garments to the Asian markets, as well as European and American customers. https://thygesen.com.vn