AFS has seven patents pending - these are process patents that enhance EPA
approved antimicrobials and make them more efficient.
Because AFS is embedded into the fibers, less formula is needed to achieve our 99.9%
efficacy. Other antimicrobials are topical solutions that need to treat the entire surface of the product with 100% of their solution in order to achieve our effectiveness.
AFS is not a topical treatment therefore it never washes out.
AFS is GREEN & SUSTAINABLE. By making products from RPET, we keep millions of
plastic bottles out of landfills and oceans.
Companies that use AFS products have a marketing edge; i.e. Our HOTEL is protected
from bed bugs by AFS. Our Hospital’s scrubs, sheets and towels are protected from Staph infections by AFS. Our restaurants aprons and shirts are protected from Salmonella and E-Coli with AFS.
AFS properties are; AMZ is an inhibitor, first it stops dangerous germs and bacteria from spreading
or replicating and secondly it then starts eliminating the bacteria and germs that come in contact with the fabric and keeps them from reoccurring. AMZ is not a sterilantit does not need to be in a liquid or gas form to eliminate bacteria and germs.
AFS is one of the most innovative suppliers in today’s market of custom linen, apparel and accessories using an anti-microbial solution in their fibers, killing 99.9% of bacteria.
Combined with the latest in technology and the commitment of quality customer service, AFS is fast becoming the leader in the CUSTOM , Antimicrobial fiber in the industry for Healthcare, Hospitality, Grocery and many more.
AFS can utilize recycled plastic bottles, break them down to a fiber mixed with our AFS solution that, then can be made into a yarn and produce products such as: towels, linens, scrubs, headwear, bags, apparel, aprons and etc.. eliminating 99.9% of harmful bacteria. Non recycled fiber is also available with the same protection.
AFS headquarters are located in Southern California. You can be assured that your order, from the first request to final delivery will be handled with care and expertise.
Our unique partnership and overseas suppliers, gives us the strength to be confident that the quality of our product will meet your expectations.
All our facilities are W.R.A.P certified. Our fabrics are all tested in accordance with the U.S.A Textiles Association.
How the Process works!
What is PET (RPET) R= Recycled P= PolyE= EthyleneT= Terephthalate Visit this Website for an informative video on “HOW POLYESTER IS MADE” http://science.discovery.com/videos/how-its-made-recycled-polyester-yarn.html