Our EchoWood Vinyl flooring range include NanoSilver™ Technology which incorporates silver (Ag+), a naturally occurring antimicrobial agent, in flooring. It is effective against bacteria, viruses and some moulds and is non-toxic to humans and animals. NanoSilver™ makes sense for a variety of applications from healthcare and hospitality to schools and homes.
The top polyurethane layers of our NanoSilver™ floors contain actual silver that has been split into nano-sized particles, each 1 billionth of a meter. This exponentially increases the surface area coverage, thereby increasing the antimicrobial efficiency of the floors.
This antimicrobial agent works in two ways: