Girbau and HeiQ Join Forces to “Viroblock” Clothes and Textiles by a New Laundering Process

Girbau announces to offer HeiQ Viroblock NPJ03, an antiviral and antimicrobial textile technology, that can be applied to industrial laundry services for its clients across the healthcare, hospitality and food manufacturing sectors, where hygiene and safety are paramount.

Consorci Hospitalari de Vic (Barcelona) has been on boarded and already started treating their laundry using HeiQ Viroblock NPJ03. HeiQ (Switzerland) and Girbau (Spain) also plan to offer solutions to public launderettes, bringing branded HeiQ Viroblock dispensers to consumers.

Girbau is a family owned company, founded in 1960 and is a world leader in comprehensive professional laundry solutions for the industrial, commercial and vended sectors, recognised for its high degree of innovation, quality and sustainability. Headquartered in Vic (Barcelona), Girbau has 6 production sites in Spain, France and China, and a sales network with direct implementations in 16 countries and distributors that covers over 100 markets.

HeiQ, founded in 2005 a spin-off from the the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH) and listed on the London Stock Exchange Main Market (LSE:HEIQ), HeiQ is a leader in textile innovation creating some of the most effective, durable and high-performance textile technologies on the market today.