Can This Really Be Confidential!?!? Re: Nano Particles - Mothering Forums

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I emailed UV Natural to inquire about the size of the zinc particles used in their sun block:

Originally Posted by Me
Hi, I was wondering what size the particles of zinc are in your sun block?

Originally Posted by Them
We use the larger end of the nano scale.
Originally Posted by Me
Thanks for the quick response. I’ve inquired with a few different companies & am comparing particle sizes, could you tell me the actual size? (How many nanometers?)

Thank you,
Originally Posted by Them
Sorry, that information is confidential. I can tell you it is in the larger end of scale for nano.
Originally Posted by Me
That’s too bad, our FNL group is interested in doing a co-op but we’re uncomfortable ordering your product without knowing the particle size. Since it doesn’t leave a white residue on the skin, it seems like the particles could be smaller than in some other brands.
Dr. Tony Kovacs
UV Natural USA Inc.
3830 Avenida Del Presidente #2
San Clemente, CA 92672

Direct: 949-481-1893
Fax: 949-481-1893
Cell: 775-292-0292

Can this really be kept confidential? : I plan on emailing TheGreenGuide, The EWG, Mercola & anyone else I can think of who might try to do some digging around.

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