FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

MAINTENANCE? WHAT IS THE LIFE SPAN? IS IT A COATING OR A TREATMENT INHERENT IN THE MATERIAL, CAN IT WEAR OFF WITH LONG TERM USE?

The products are made from a Copper alloy that has been used in various scientific and marine grade environments offering a lifetime guarantee. The product is an alloy mix so no coating or treatment.

WHAT SCENARIOS DOES IT WORK ON?

This works for both wet contact (sneeze) and dry (touch). This is particularly useful when you think about how different diseases are spread, via droplet particles from coughing, or simply on the skin, passed on when a new surface is touched.

I GENERALLY USE SILVER COATING, WHY ARE HYGI-GROUP PRODUCTS DIFFERENT?

Silver products DO NOT work as an antimicrobial to kill Pathogens on dry touch surfaces. This is because it's antimicrobial property only works at a humidity in excess of 95% with an ambient temperature of 37 degrees or more.

HOW FAST CAN IT KILL PATHOGENS?

It kills greater than 99.9% of bacteria within 2 hours of contact and it never wears out.

DOES IT WORK ON CORONAVIRUS?

Yes, HYGI-Metal has been scientifically proven to kill COVID-19. See our test result certificate.

CAN YOU MAKE BESPOKE PRODUCTS?

Yes, certainly- please ring us on 01392 793 220 or email info@hygi-group.com