- 1. How do I know that Cupron® Technology is safe?
Cupron® Technology is registered as an
antimicrobial agent with the EPA for use as a material preservative, and also
is recognized as a cosmetic agent for skin improvement benefits by INCI.
- 2. What benefits are provided by Copper?
Copper when added to
products provides antimicrobial protection of the finished product from stains,
odors, mold and mildew. Specific products registered with the EPA have been
demonstrated to be able to kill pathogenic (disease causing) organisms on the
finished products to protect the user. These include antibacterial hard
surfaces and specific anti fungal apparel products.
Copper is also a
widely used and recognized cosmetic agent to improve the appearance of the
- 3. How long does Cupron® Technology work?
Cupron® Technology remains effective throughout
the life of the product. Cupron® Technology is physically embedded into the
product during the manufacturing process and will not wash off or wear away.
Cupron® Technology has been tested and found to remain effective even after many
- 4. Was a negative reaction reported to Cupron® regarding using Cupron Enhanced products?
To date, thousands of individuals around the
world have successfully used Cupron
Enhanced Products (such as
socks, bed linens, eye masks, gloves, and compressions sleeves) without reports
of negative reactions.
- 5. How can I get Cupron® Technology or Cupron Enhanced Products?
Cupron® Technology is protected by numerous worldwide patents and is only
available in one of two ways. First, Cupron® manufactures our own “Cupron”
line of products for consumers. Secondly our licensed business partners embed
Cupron® Technology in their
manufacturing processes to create “Cupron Enhanced” lines of products.
- 6. What is the difference between copper and silver ?
date copper based technologies have been awarded multiple public health claims
from the EPA regarding their efficacy to kill specific microbes on the
registered products. Cupron has been the leader in registering these products
with 4 public health claims, whilst silver and other antimicrobial technologies
have no public health claims
- 1. How do you describe Cupron`s antimicrobial property?
Cupron® provides antimicrobial protection against damaging bacteria,
fungus, and microbes that can cause stains, odors, and product
deterioration. In addition the unique power of Cupron® as an antimicrobial has
been recognized by 4 Public Health registrations with the US EPA allowing
claims of killing microbes that are harmful to humans on a range of products.
- 2. How long-lasting are the anti microbial properties?
Cupron® Technology remains effective throughout the life of the product.
Cupron® Technology is physically embedded into the product during the
manufacturing process and will not wash off or wear away. Cupron® Technology has
been tested and found to remain effective even after many industrial washes
- 3. How does the antimicrobial benefit of Cupron® Technology work?
Cupron’s antimicrobial technology is highly
effective at controlling microbes that cause odors, stains or damage products.
Cupron® works via the controlled release of copper ions which act in three ways
to protect products including; 1) damaging the microbe membrane cell wall, 2)
damaging microbe genetic material (RNA &DNA), and 3) damaging microbial
- 1. What is the role of copper in skin enhancement?
Copper is a well known cosmetic agent that can improve and enhance the
appearance of the skin, leading to a more healthy, youthful and glowing
appearance. In addition in cosmetic trials of Cupron’s technology it has been
demonstrated that Cupron® technology can improve the appearance of the tone and
texture of the skin
- 2. What proof is there that Cupron Enhanced textiles really work to enhance the skin′s appearance?
Cupron’s technology has been extensively
tested in a range of clinical trials, and in all trials has demonstrated a
statically significant improvement of the skin in a wide range of measures
compared to users who did not have the Cupron® technology
- 3. How long does Cupron® Technology take to work to enhance the skin′s appearance?
Clinical cosmetic trials show that Cupron
Enhanced textiles are
effective at improving the appearance of the skin in as little as 4 weeks of
- 4. What if I use a moisturizer, will Cupron® Technology still work to enhance the appearance of my skin?
Cupron® has been demonstrated to improve the
appearance of the skin when used alone or in conjunction with a moisturizer