Native wool is a superior material. The wool fibre inherently is resilient, stain resistant, flame retardant, resistant to soil and dirt and perfect for dyeing. Wool is durable, affords comfort and safety and itís a renewable resource.
But woollen carpets must be protected against insect attack in order to safeguard indoor hygiene and to prevent premature destruction of the merchandise.
Permethrin as moth- and beetle-proofing agent has been used for more than 10 years and ensures a safe and lasting pest control.
GUT prescribes application quantities that are not hazardous to health.
This choice of substance offers the following advantages:
- comparatively small quantities are highly efficient against infestation with the larvae of moths and beetles,
- safe and lasting protection of the merchandise,
- not dangerous to humans if used properly.
A lasting protection of the merchandise is achieved by the fact that the active substance is firmly fixed on the fibre, that it is not worn off while the merchandise is used and that it can even withstand several wet cleaning processes.