What are the specific applications of non-woven fabrics in the medical industry?
With the continuous development of China's medical technology and level, the application demand of medical non-woven fabrics has gradually increased. A variety of non-woven fabrics with different performance characteristics have been widely used in the medical industry. Non-woven fabrics have great application value in the medical field. Next, what are the specific applications of non-woven fabrics in the medical industry?
Medical non-woven fabrics break through the traditional textile principle. Compared with traditional pure cotton woven textiles, medical non-woven fabrics are moisture-proof, breathable, flexible, light in weight, non-combustible, easy to decompose, non-irritating and expensive. The advantages of low cost and recyclability make it very suitable for the medical field.
Medical non-woven fabrics are widely used and can be used in medicine to produce masks, surgical caps, disposable surgical gowns, disposable medical sheets, maternity bags, diapers, etc. The medical non-woven fabrics are placed outdoors, **The long life is only 90 days. If it is placed indoors, it will decompose naturally within 8 years, so it is a new type of environmental protection material
As a disposable disposable product, medical non-woven fabric is not only convenient and hygienic, but also can effectively prevent bacterial infection and iatrogenic cross-infection, so it is favored by the market.
In addition to medical use, non-woven fabrics have many applications in home decoration, clothing, agriculture, industry and many other fields. In China, the investment of medical non-woven fabrics in the medical and health industry has reached 100 billion yuan Above, the total output value of sanitary products and materials is about 64 billion yuan, and it is developing in the direction of diversification. It can be seen that the market prospect of medical non-woven fabrics is very impressive.
The fibers used in the production of non-woven fabrics are mainly polypropylene (PP) and polyester (PET). In addition, there are nylon (PA), viscose fiber, acrylic fiber, ethylene fiber (HDPE), and vinyl fiber (PVC). Among them, hydrophilic non-woven fabrics are mainly used in the production of medical and sanitary materials to achieve better hand feel and non-woven fabrics. Scratching the skin. For example, sanitary napkins and sanitary pads use the hydrophilic function of hydrophilic non-woven fabrics.
In recent years, under the background of the continuous progress and development of medical technology, medical non-woven fabrics with different functions have been paid more and more attention in the field of medical treatment. Development, medical non-woven fabrics are quietly promoting the development and changes of the medical industry, providing solid and powerful medical and health care services for people's healthy life.