MemBack(TM) polyester, nonwoven membrane support media features binderless construction and is manufactured under tight tolerance, targeting it for use in high-performance casting applications. Fiber tie-down also targets it for use with the most demanding membranes. MemBack is also for use as a fine particle trap in high-pressure fluid applications.
International Paper Co., Veratec Div., 2 Manhattanville Rd., Purchase, NY 10577, FAX (914) 397-1928.
At this year's MD&M West show, lots of material suppliers are talking about new formulations for wearables and things that stick to the skin, whether it's adhesives, wound dressings, skin patches and other drug delivery devices, or medical electronics.
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