MEDICAL FABRICS

MEDICAL FABRICS

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MEDICAL FABRICS

The Adhesive Coated Products Group supplies pressure sensitive coated nonwoven and woven fabrics to OEM and Converters for use in the medical industry. Typical end use applications include Grounding Pads, Catheter and IV Holders, Medical Tape, and Bandages.

FabricsPolyester, cotton, cellulosic, nylon, woven, non woven and knit
Thicknesses0.75 oz / sq yd to 6 oz / sq yd
AdhesivesHypoallergenic acrylic or synthetic rubber. Heat sealable
Coating Weights0.75 oz / sq yd to 3.5 oz / sq yd
Release Liners50#, 60#, 80# SCK
70#, 90# Poly Coated
Peel Values2 PLI to 8PLI
ConvertingSlit, spooled, sheeted and / or die cut
Core Sizes1.5", 3" or 6"
Shelf Life18 months
End UsesGrounding Pads, IV Holders, Tape, Bandages

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