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:

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

Thanks,
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We use the larger end of the nano scale.
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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,
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Sorry, that information is confidential. I can tell you it is in the larger end of scale for nano.
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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
President
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

tony@uvnaturalusa.com
www.uvnaturalusa.com

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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