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Engineering polyurethane solutions for global challenges in the Healthcare & Medical sector

Trelleborg Engineered Coated Fabrics produces the highest quality fabrics in the medical and healthcare industries, including sector-leading Dartex® polyurethane coatings.

Working closely with clinicians and professionals, Trelleborg undertakes technical research and collaborates with key industry bodies to ensure that we are at the forefront of specialist technical textiles; delivering key components for optimum patient outcomes and understanding the key issues facing medical device manufacturers today.

Support Surfaces & Seating

Medical support surface fabrics with immersion, envelopment and breathability properties are key to help prevent avoidable pressure ulcers.

Support Surfaces

  • Air mattress cells
  • Mattress covers – top
  • Mattress covers – base
  • Moving & handling
  • Prosthetics / Orthotics
  • Positioning devices
  • Theatre tables
  • Trolleys & Stretchers


  • Cushions
  • Recliner chairs
  • Postural Seating
  • Specialist Seating
  • Wheelchairs

Surgical Uses

Utilizing polyurethane-coated fabrics for surgical use ensures durability, skin safety and no risk of compromise through failure with pinholes.

  • Blood Analysing System Port Gaskets
  • Breathing Mask Dam (pin-hole free)
  • Drug delivery systems
  • Endoscopy bags
  • Laparoscopy inflatables/ bags
  • Oxygen Delivery System Valves
  • Thermal Packs
  • Tourniquets
  • Wound retractors

Wearable Uses

Breathable, comfortable fabrics designed with the user experience in mind, yet practical and safe for use within a Healthcare & Medical environment.

  • Patient
    • Blood pressure cuffs
    • Orthopedic Inflatable Splints & Supports
    • Prosthetics
  • Medical professional
    • Aprons
    • Reusable Cleanroom Shoe Covers
    • Surgical Gowns
    • X-Ray Protective Shielding

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