RKW Presents Films and Laminates for Single-Use Surgical and Woundcare Products at Medica

RKW at Medica: The films and laminates provide the highest possible quality for manufacturers of surgical gowns.

RKW at Medica in Düsseldorf, Germany, November 12-15, Hall 6, Booth D16

Frankenthal (Germany), November 06, 2018 - From November 12 to 15, RKW presents its range of high-performance films and laminates for single-use surgical and woundcare applications at Medica. At booth D16 in hall 6, RKW's experts are at hand to discuss trends and upcoming industry challenges with visitors.

Medicace® and Gownace are umbrella brands for high performance films and laminates that are used for the manufacturing of surgical drapes and gowns. Both products are characterized by optimal protection and comfort properties. The Medicace® range is also used in the production of back-table and mayo-stand covers. The products are an effective barrier to liquids and bacteria and thus prevent infections - a clear benefit to the end user.

"We use latest technologies to produce films and laminates that provide the highest possible quality and reliability for manufacturers of surgical gowns", explains Gérald Paturiaux, RKW Technical Sales Manager. "With our solutions, medical staff can feel safe and comfortable even during the longest of surgical procedures."

The brand Medifol® offers a wide variety of embossed films and laminates for single-use wound care that meet the challenges of effective liquid barrier properties, comfort, flexibility and breathability. Thanks to their high quality, products from the Medifol® range contribute to optimal wound care.

In addition to the product presentation, RKW invites visitors to discuss current and future trends and business face to face. "We cherish the value of direct communication. At the Medica, we strive to highlight our quality focus and strengthen relationships with current and future customers", adds Gérald Paturiaux.

For more information about RKW, please visit: www.rkw-group.com.

The RKW Group

The RKW Group is an independent, family-owned company headquartered in Frankenthal, Germany and one of the world's foremost manufacturers of excellent film solutions. RKW is the market leader in the areas of hygiene and agricultural films, films for the beverage industry and packaging for powdery goods. In addition, the company makes films and nonwovens for medical applications, for the chemical and converting industries as well as for the construction sector. RKW's sustainable films enable its customers to improve the daily life of consumers all over the world.

In the fiscal year 2017, RKW generated total sales of EUR 905 million. About 3,000 employees process 378,000 tonnes of plastic materials at 20 locations around the world. True to the corporate slogan "When excellence matters", the company, which was founded in 1957, offers outstanding performance in terms of quality and service. Respect and reliability are the core values of RKW and form the basis of the company's success.

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