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Vestagen Technical Textiles is a global innovator in the development of advanced fabric technologies that provide comfortable, easy to use, continuous protection to the wearer.  Our Vestex® fabric is engineered to repel fluids from the outside, wick away moisture from the inside, and control odor caused by bacteria with an imbedded antimicrobial.  Each of these benefits lasts the life of the fabric.  Vestex technologies can be adapted for a variety of uses and applications, from health care to athletic products.  Vestagen is led by a skilled management team that has over a century of experience in healthcare, apparel, and meeting consumer needs. Our passion is creating protective garments through technological innovation.

 

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    • 19 AUG 14
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    Advanced Textile Industry Urges Support For Lab Coats As Engineering Control Against Pathogens

    Advanced Textile Industry Urges Support For Lab Coats As Engineering Control Against Pathogens

    WASHINGTON D.C. – August 1, 2014

    Industry experts engaged in advanced-design textiles are urging health care providers and policymakers to support the use of fluid-repellant laboratory coats as a “first line of defense” against disease pathogen transmission in health care settings, saying such apparel amounts to an engineering control against the biological health hazards that are ubiquitous in hospitals and other facilities — a push that occurs as OSHA reportedly moves forward internally on a rule to address infectious diseases across numerous types of work sites.

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    • 01 AUG 14
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    Could A New Fabric Be The Answer To The HAI Fight?

    Could A New Fabric Be The Answer To The HAI Fight?

    JACKSONVILLE, FL – July 31, 2014 – There are some typical approaches hospitals and health systems tend to take to prevent healthcare-associated infections, like following proper hand hygiene and environmental cleaning. But one health system in Jacksonville, Fla., took their efforts a little bit further.

    In July, Baptist Health became the first large health system to begin using uniforms made of Vestex fabric, which is designed to help fight pathogen transmission.

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