Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

Fixings, tapes

3M Blenderm Surgical Tape

3M Blenderm Surgical Tape

A transparent impermeable plastic medical tape that provides an occlusive film barrier and a moderate level of adhesive strength.

3M Transpore Medical Tape

3M Transpore Medical Tape

A transparent, perforated, plastic medical tape with bidirectional perforations for easy hand tear and a moderate level of adhesive strength.

Siltape

Siltape

Soft silicone fixation tape.

AndoFlexNL

AndoFlexNL

A latex-free cohesive bandage, AndoFlexNL can be used to secure, protect or support. The bandage sticks to itself but not to the skin and easy-tear technology means no scissors are needed – the bandage can simply be torn.

Scanpor

Scanpor

Highly permeable, hypoallergenic, colophony-free, non-woven, synthetic, skin-friendly, adhesive tape.

Clinipore

Clinipore

Permeable non-woven synthetic adhesive tape.

Niko-Fix

Niko-Fix

Sterile non-woven dressing with a viscose-rayon polypropylene cushion pad. Single use only. Latex-free.

Hypafix

Hypafix

Permeable, apertured, non-woven, synthetic adhesive tape.

Leukofix

Leukofix

Permeable non-woven synthetic adhesive tape, low-allergy adhesive, transparent and perforated for easy application.

Leukoplast Sleek LF

Leukoplast Sleek LF

Latex-free, plasticised PVC tape. Waterproof, strong and conformable. Excellent initial and long-term adhesion.

Leukopor

Leukopor

Permeable, non-woven, synthetic adhesive tape; low allergy adhesive. Gentle fixation.

Leukosilk

Leukosilk

Permeable woven synthetic adhesive tape; low allergy adhesive; easy to write on. Bi-directional tear.

Strappal

Strappal

Rigid strapping tape constructed from hand-tearable viscose fabric. Latex-free.

Omnifix

Omnifix

Permeable, apertured, non-woven synthetic adhesive tape.

Insil

Insil

Soft silicone fixation tape.

Chemifix

Chemifix

Permeable, apertured, non-woven tape, coated on one side with a hypoallergenic synthetic adhesive and an easy-to-remove paper backing.

Chemipore

Chemipore

Multi-purpose paper tape coated with a hypoallergenic adhesive. Gentle fixation.

Chemipore PE

Chemipore PE

Transparent, perforated plastic tape with a hypoallergenic adhesive. Easy, straight, bi-directional tear. Moderate level of adhesive strength.

Mefix

Mefix

Permeable apertured non-woven synthetic adhesive tape.

Mepitac

Mepitac

A highly conformable soft silicone fixation tape that is easy to apply and remove. Consists of a soft silicone wound contact layer, knitted fabric and a film backing.