UFP MedTech’s FlexShield® is a flexible thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) film used for medical packaging, component, and product applications. Its durability and sterility lend itself to providing excellent protection for devices and patients.
Utilizing FlexShield®, we design and manufacture a variety of solutions for the medical industry including surgical instrument and orthopedic implant packaging, protection for medical equipment, or any application requiring sterile barrier integrity protection.
TPU is a durable plastic film that provides excellent puncture and abrasion resistance.
TPU is biocompatible, FDA approved, and meets USP Class VI standards for use with medical applications.
TPU is compatible with EtO and Gamma sterilization methods.
FlexShield provides puncture and abrasion resistance in order to safely ship medical devices, implants, and instruments without incurring damage to external packaging. We create custom and standard packaging solutions for a variety of medical products including:
In addition to custom FlexShield solutions, we offer standard FlexShield packaging products to ensure sterile barrier integrity. These products are industry proven and require no engineering or tooling investment.
Designed with the surgeons and nurses in mind, FlexShield pouches break apart to provide effortless aseptic presentation of the medical instruments they protect.
Used to protect the ends of sharp, delicate medical instruments such as surgical screws, pins, and trocars.
FlexShield bags provide versatility as a packaging medium. They can be used across multiple medical products of varying sizes.
Our tubs are designed to nest inside of a rigid plastic tray and hold a variety of part sizes, which allows for SKU consolidation.
|FlexShield Product||Available Sizes (In Inches)||Suggested Applications|
FlexShield can be formed into unique shapes for a variety of medical device applications. The material is approved for skin contact and has been used to protect patients from infection during surgery and to safeguard sensitive medical equipment.
At UFP MedTech, we are uniquely positioned to meet your most stringent demands by offering:
Redundant cleanroom manufacturing capabilities and multiple global suppliers for medical TPU allow us to provide continual, reliable service to our sterile packaging customers.
A catalog of standard available sizes helps us provide quicker turnaround times as well as eliminates the need for design and tooling costs.
|Certifications||USP Class VI Resin, FDA Approved, Biocompatible|
|Compatible Sterilizations||EtO, Gamma|
|Thicknesses Available||0.003" - 0.055"|