Press Release Summary:
Made for direct skin contact, medical-grade silicone gels are available in various breathable thermal co-polymer films and non-woven materials. Products may be removed, cleaned, and reused, as they wash off with water and regain adhesion when properly dried. Areas of use include neonatal care, wound care, medical device attachment, and hypertrophic scarring reduction.
Original Press Release:
Medical-Grade Silicone Gel Adhesives for Direct Skin Contact
Removes Easily Without Causing Skin Trauma
Windsor, Connecticut - November 22, 2006.... Scapa Medical has introduced a new line of advanced silicone gel adhesive products for direct skin applications including neonatal care, wound care, medical device attachment and hypertrophic scarring reduction.
Scapa silicone gels are available in a variety of breathable thermal co-polymer films and non-woven materials. These products wash off with water and regain their adhesion when properly dried. They may be removed, cleaned, and reused.
For additional information, contact Scapa Applications Support at (800) 653-5312, or access the Scapa Medical website at www.scapamedical.com. Scapa North America develops innovative specialty adhesive films, tapes and compounds for a range of markets. Major markets include aerospace, automotive, cable, construction, electronics, industrial assembly, medical, and printing and graphics.
Marketing Communications Manager
Scapa North America
Paula Zakrzewski Shepard