Press Release Summary:
Patterned medical grade acrylic transfer adhesive, Bioflex Rx650U, is suited for skin applications such as device attachment, dressings, surgical drapes, ostomy, and wound care. Supplied with 76# polycoated release liner, 0.5 mil adhesive layer is applied in discontinuous cross-hatch pattern coating for breathability, fluid transmission, and moisture vapor transmission. Pattern coating results in 50% adhesive coverage.
Original Press Release:
Patterned Acrylic Transfer Adhesive for Direct Skin Medical Applications
Windsor, Connecticut - January 17, 2006.... Scapa Medical has introduced Bioflex' Rx650U, a patterned medical grade acrylic transfer adhesive used for direct skin applications such as device attachment, dressings, surgical drapes, ostomy, and wound care.
The acrylic adhesive in Bioflex Rx650U is applied in a discontinuous cross-hatch pattern coating that results in 50 percent adhesive coverage. This pattern coating delivers improved breathability, fluid transmission and moisture vapor transmission. The 0.5 mil adhesive layer delivers excellent performance in demanding direct skin applications.
Formulated to deliver high tack and peel strength, Rx650U bonds well to a variety of substrates. The product is supplied with a 76# polycoated release liner and has passed skin irritation, cytoxicity and sensitization product safety testing.
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, printing and graphics and sports and entertainment.
Contact: Tony Ieraci
Marketing Communications Manager
Scapa North America
Paula Zakrzewski Shepard