Clean Living: The Latest Developments in Textile Antimicrobials & Antivirals
Presented by Dr. Kavita Mathur, Associate Professor, Department of Textiles and Apparel, Technology and Management, Wilson College of Textiles, North Carolina State University
and Dr. Jessica Gluck, Assistant Professor of New Textile Engineering, Chemistry and Science at NC State
The pandemic has spurred the use of antimicrobial in sheets, basic bedding, towels, shower curtains and kitchen linens – with a range of new antivirals coming to market as well. New applications and technologies are fostering new methods of testing to ensure product claims are accurate. Dr. Kavita Mathur, Associate professor of Textile and Apparel, Technology and Management University, and Dr. Jessica Gluck, Assistant Professor of New Textile Engineering, Chemistry and Science, will share how these changes are playing out in the laboratories at NC State University.