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May 3rd, 2007
ECO-FIL Makes Smart Move With Smartsilver Anti-Odor/Antimicrobial Nanotechnology
NanoHorizons, Inc., an emerging leader in applied nanoscale materials and solutions, recently announced that O'MARA Incorporated will include SmartSilver, the smarter anti-odor and antimicrobial answer, in its innovative ECO-FIL yarn product family. SmartSilver is engineered at the nanoscale to impart permanent anti-odor/antimicrobial properties to natural and synthetic fibers and fabrics. ECO-FIL is the only filament yarn made from 100% post-consumer bottles.
"Every ounce of ECO-FIL is recycled," said Timothy O'Mara, President, O'MARA, Incorporated. "Now manufacturers can offer their customers performance apparel made from 100% post-consumer recycled materials and with all the properties that consumers demand, plus the permanent odor protection performance provided by SmartSilver."