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Reduce, Reuse and Recycle are key steps forward to greener healthcare

How to make healthcare more sustainable?

Surgical gowns and drapes produce tons of waste every year. However, many single use products in the OR can be replaced by reusable items. We support the comeback of reusable technical textiles (RTT) into OR’s globally and actively participate in creating more awareness of its benefits.

Reprocessing RTT is not only sustainable from an environmental perspective, it also ensures local labor opportunities and short supply chains. The wash soluble properties of our medical tape and self-adhesive accessories facilitate the multiple use of reusable technical drapes (up to 70 wash cycles).

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