The Gancedo philosophy encompasses inspiring, appreciating work well done and an unflagging interest in innovative design and the development of new formulas which will bring them even closer every day to meeting the high expectations of their users. With the primary goal of making them feel at ease in all the spaces of their lives, offering them comfort, serenity and safety, Gancedo has taken a step forward, by creating Gancedo Bio Block.
Fabrics which protect against Covid-19 and other pathogens
GANCEDO BIO BLOCK. Xtreme Antiviral Action is a treatment which provides fabrics with a permanent layer of protection and preventive capacity against enveloped viruses such as the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, the cause of the COVID-19 disease and pandemia, also affording protection against a broad range of microorganisms, bacteria and fungus.
Bio Block has been awarded ISO 18184:2019 certification: Determination of antiviral activity in textile products. It has shown a viral reduction rate of over 98% against the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus (CoVid-19), in a two-hour timeframe before and after consecutive washes.
Much more than fabrics
These innovative special anti SARS-CoV2 coronavirus fabrics constitute a key barrier in containing the virus in sectors with an extremely high footfall, such as hotels, restaurants, bars, cafeterias, airports, hospitals, residences and street furniture. Moreover, they are flame retardant and sustainable. Other features of the Gancedo Bio Block line include:
- Preserving freshness and eliminating the emergence of unpleasant odours.
- Prolonging the useful life of the materials, preventing wear-and-tear and fading.
- Not harming skin and withstanding repeated laundering.
- Correctly applied, not migrating on contact, or having any negative effect on surrounding areas.
- Safe touch: Its biocidal capacity does not affect or damage surfaces on contact, including human skin flora.
- Long-lasting protection: the absence of migration allows its protection to withstand frequent laundering.
It is environmentally friendly.
- Biodegradable and sustainable.
- Free of heavy metals and dangerous chemical substances.
Commitment to innovation
La firma Gancedo es pionera en el lanzamiento de tejidos ignífugos enriquecidos con un tratamiento antimicrobiano.
The first Gancedo Bio Block fabrics are already on sale in the following collections: Kimono FR, New York, Gran Cañón, Los Andes FR and Sakura. From now on, Gancedo will apply this treatment both to their new collections as well as to new runs of some of their best sellers.
Bio Block technology provides yet another reason to continue to place your trust in Gancedo.