Wound Care

Wound care products play a crucial role in the treatment of diseases and injuries as well as post-surgery care.

Important roles of flexible packaging

Flexible packaging for wound care is used as a protective covering to prevent the ingress of microorganisms. Many advanced wound care products must remain sterile until usage. Flexible packaging serves as barrier protection against microorganisms while additionally maintaining the sterility until usage of the product. Our range of sophisticated SBS materials allow single-use medical

Flexpeel® family for medical devices

Our comprehensive product range for wound care products offers a complete range of Flexpeel materials including paper-based materials, and plastic films with and without release properties as well as thermoformable materials and aluminium laminates.  Individual products in the range meet the specific requirements of steam, gas (ETO) and/or irradiation sterilisation methods. Our breathable materials for sterilisation are produced according to ISO 11607 part 1. All our medical paper-based materials are manufactured from elementary chlorine free pulp without additional artificial brightening agents and fulfil the requirements for FDA 21 176.170, BgVV A Empfehlung XXXVI and EN 868. And we maintain dedicated resources for the production of healthcare packaging according to GMP (Good Manufacturing Practise) requirements.

Our range of product solutions

Flextrus offers deep expertise and a very extensive range of solutions for medical device packaging. The range includes many options within the product groups listed below.

Wound care management can be products such as dressings, sterile wipes, plasters etc.

When selecting materials, it is important to consider such factors as:

  • Compatibility with the wound care product as well as printing and labelling systems
  • Microbial barrier properties as well as moisture, oxygen and light barrier properties
  • Ease of use such as well controlled easy opening features