In the Omsk region in Russia opened the first factory for the production of medical cotton linen, said on Saturday, the Minister of Agriculture and Food of Vladimir Rarov.
The company was built in district Kalachinsk, 90 km from the regional center. Delivery of finished products to customers will begin in the second half of February. Raw materials for its production Omsk — in the northern parts of the region revived and is growing flax growing. At work, equipped with the most modern equipment, less than a hundred people. The entire production chain for the production of wool is concentrated in one region and within the same holding company, according to ITAR-TASS.
In addition Kalachinsk plant, medical cotton linen now produce only a few companies in the world. Use as a raw material is not cotton, flax and allows for the same cost to produce higher quality wool. Trade secret — a high anti-bacterial, anti-allergenic and hygroscopic properties of flax. In the future we plan to expand the range of products, in particular, to start production of dressings with nanonapyleniem.