|[May 12, 2014]
FLEXcon Launches dermaFLEX™ Adhesives for Skin Contact Applications
SPENCER, Mass. --(Business Wire)--
an innovator in adhesive coating and laminating, today announced it has
launched the company's dermaFLEX™ line of adhesives that meet the ISO
10993 biocompatibility standards for skin contact applications.
Based on biocompatibility testing conducted by an outside laboratory1,
FLEXcon's dermaFLEX skin contact adhesives are considered non-cytotoxic,
non-sensitizing and non-irritating, as defined by ISO 10993. These
adhesives can be used for a variety of applications where skin contact
is a requirement or possibility, such as electrodes, surgical drapes,
medical tapes, medical dressings, securement devices and diagnostic
"FLEXcon's dermaFLEX adhesives offer medical converters ultimate
flexibility," said Lisa Crislip, Techncal Service Representative,
Performance Products, FLEXcon. "We have the ability to quickly customize
release liners, adhesive thickness, and film substrates to comply with
our customers' converting methods and end-use requirements. Our
solutions are customer-driven and geared toward meeting their individual
product construction needs one application at a time, without large
minimum order quantities."
dermaFLEX adhesives are ideal solutions for a range of converters
specializing in medical product markets, including companies that
manufacture products that touch the skin, gasket fabricators who work on
medical products that require skin contact adhesives, companies that do
contract converting for larger customers or those that manufacture their
own private label brands.
For more information about the dermaFLEX product line or FLEXcon's
additional medical offerings, please contact Lisa Crislip at firstname.lastname@example.org.
FLEXcon is an innovator in adhesive coating, laminating and finishing of
durable materials used in graphics applications, electronics and new
products. Through a culture of curiosity, flexibility and a drive for
excellence, FLEXcon is the trusted partner to a wide range of companies
from printers and fabricators to engineers and designers developing
products for existing and emerging markets. Headquartered in Spencer,
MA, the company has operations throughout North America and Europe with
distribution worldwide. For more information, visit www.FLEXcon.com
or call (508) 885-8200.
1 Test results were conducted by an independent laboratory
and provided to FLEXcon by its adhesive supplier.
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