Dollar Industries Limited, hosiery and knitwear company in India, has collaborated with HealthGuard, based in Australia, for the launch of anti-viral product range consisting of mask and innerwear for men.
The fabric treated with HealthGuard chemical ensures an efficiency of about 99.94 per cent against coronavirus and other similar viruses.
The fabrics are double-layered and breathable and can also be reused. It retains the effectiveness up to 20 washes. The products are now available in stores and online sales channel.
“Dollar Industries Limited has joined hands with HealthGuard, an Australia-based company that is a pioneer in innovative disease prevention technology for over 25 years and curated a new range of anti-viral products. Made from cotton and non-woven fabrics, the product range features the perfect blend of science and comfort,’’ said Vinod Kumar Gupta, Managing Director, Dollar Industries Limited.
To mark the occasion, the company organised a webinar on ‘DontBringTheVirusHome,’ on an e-platform on 8 September.
The panel discussion consisted of eminent medical practitioners – Dr. Kunal Sarkar, Senior Vice-Chairman, Director and Head of Cardiac Surgery at Medica Superspeciality Hospital, Dr. Uttiya Deb, Clinical Pharmacologist, Burdwan Medical College, Dr. Shreevidya Venkatraman, Senior Consultant, Internal Medicine, MGM Healthcare and Mr. Arindam Choudhuri, Business Head – Global, HealthGuard along with Vinod Kumar Gupta, Managing Director, Dollar Industries Limited.
Dollar anti-viral masks are priced at Rs. 120 for a pack of 2 pcs and the men’s innerwear comprising vests, briefs and trunks are priced between Rs. 130 and Rs. 190 and are available across the country.