Hapla Gold Felt

Introducing our most advanced Hapla felt yet...

Felt that is treated to fight bacteria and fungi

Hapla Gold Pack

Hapla Gold is an all wool felt which is enhanced with an antibacterial treatment, allowing it to protect the material against bacteria and fungi.

Hapla Gold is ideal for use on the at risk foot. The felt remains protected both while being stored and in use on the foot.

Clinically Tested

Tested to European Pharmacopoeia 5.1.3 efficiency of antimicrobial preservation.

Time S aureus
(NCTC 10788 ATCC 6538)
Ps aeruginosa
(NCIMB 8626 ATCC 9027)
C albicans
(NCPF 3179 ATCC 10231)
Inoculum 4.1x106 3.6x106 2.8x106
14 Days <10 <10 6.7x103

A greater than 5-Log reduction in S aureus numbers was seen following seven days exposure to the product.

A greater than 5-Log reduction in Ps aeruginosa and a 2-Log reduction in C albicans numbers was seen following 14 days exposure to the product.

  • Staphylococcus aureus is a gram positive bacteria - common on human skin
  • Pseudomonas aeruginosa is a gram negative bacteria
  • Candida albicans is a fungus
    • Results from Independent Laboratory testing Nov 08. Forty samples of Hapla Gold felt were inoculated with either fungi or bacteria.