Tyvek® Sterilization rolls are made out of Tyvek® membrane on the bottom web and transparent peelable film on the top web in compliance with EN 868-9 Standard. Tyvek membrane can be printed with product details. Water based, non-toxic sterilization indicators for Ethylene oxide gas or Steam or Hydrogen peroxide complying with ISO 13485 standards can also be printed on the Tyvek®surface and can help to differentiate between sterilized and non-sterilized packages. Stringent Quality checks such as balloon burst test, seal strength test, fibre tear on peel, shrinkage in seal area are carried out on all rolls to ensure Sterilization performance and safety of packaged medical devices.
Excellent microbial barrier properties
Easy peel and High Aseptic Barrier
Wide sealing temperature window
Outstanding strength, durability, tear and puncture resistance
Custom width and length of rolls possible
Ans: Virtually all kind of sterilization techniques including Gamma, Plasma, EO (ethylene oxide), and Steam can be used to sterilize Tyvek® pouches.
Ans: The most common Tyvek® grades available are 1073B (Grammage - 74.6gsm), 1059B (Grammage -64.4gsm) and 2FS (Grammage -59.5gsm)
Ans: No, Tyvek® is a proprietary product owned exclusively by Dupont worldwide.