Novel process for coating textile materials with silver to prepare antimicrobial fabrics

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Sataev, M. S.; Koshkarbaeva, S. T.; Tleuova, A. B.; Perni, Stefano; Aidarova, S. B.; Prokopovich, Polina;

The technology of applying a silver coating on fabric is presented. Tissue is wetted with a solution of copper sulphate, which is then reduced to metal-phosphide by phosphine treatment. Wetting can be carried out by immersing the fabric in a copper sulphate solution or ... View more
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