Traditional sanitary items like cotton, can help to spread germs and cross infection more than acting as an anti-bacterial barrier since it has about 60% of lint shedding and being a porous fabric it allows the passage of numerous microorganisms such as bacteria, viruses, fungi , etc …
Medical clothing made with polypropylene spunbond or sms nonwoven, helps to fight these infections. Furthermore, the polypropylene nonwoven fabric is an excellent anti- bacterial barrier, with a 90% bacterial filtration efficiency.
On the other hand, after the use of traditional cotton clothing, it must be washed at high temperatures, disinfected with bleach, ironed , folded , bagged , transferred to the center and stored before a new use. All this process makes this service more expensive than using a single use nonwoven fabrics.
In TST NO TEJIDO we supply nonwoven fabrics for the manufacture of disposable medical products, ensuring an optimal bio- security based on the WHO. Due to the excellent properties presented, nonwovens with a single use are present in all areas related to health as they are hypoallergenic, antistatic , breathable or liquids and contaminated fluids repellent.
White coats-gowns / Hats/ Masks.
TST BOND TST SMS
Sanitary Centers,dentists, physiotherapists, hospitals, medical laboratories, etc., are the ones that are using daily and for years the single-use nonwoven fabric, since both independently or in combination with other materials, they provide a high protection barrier against infections and illnesses. TST BOND with a 100% polypropylene composition, is hydrophobic and not fuzzing, so it has medical applications such as white coats and gowns, masks, caps, shoe covers, beard covers, pillow covers, sheets, stretcher rolls,… The difference between TST BOND and TST SMS is that the last one ensures a greater protection due to the intermediate layer of its three-sheets structure, which acts as a bacterial barrier preventing a crossed infection, effectively blocking fluids’pathogens.
The underpad is a medical device developed in order to protect the elderly against urinary incontinence, faeces and secretions during changes of clothes, daily care and cures. The top of the headstock of the underpads is manufactured with TST BOND with hydrophilic finish, allowing urine to filter to the following ultra-absorbent layer, keeping skin dry without irritations.
TST LAMINATED is confectionated as a protection sheet for hospital beds. His condition of plasticized material protects the mattress preventing the passage of fluids or powdery solids. Protective functions of TST LAMINATED makes that this product will appear in other hospital disposable products, such as sleeves-covers, aprons, white coats or face protectors.
Geriatric centers / Schools – Nurseries:
Hygiene is a fundamental part of our lives which prevent us against infections and illnesses. The atmosphere in nursery schools, day care centers, centers for disabled, geriatric centers or residences, usually have high microbiological levels, so it is very recommended to use sanitary products made of nonwoven fabrics.
Reinforcing sanitary safety and precaution measures by using disposable Spunbond nonwoven fabrics, helps to fight illnesses and infections, maintaining a proper educational, cultural and mental health of users of these centers.
Bibs and pinnies / Aprons
The pinnies and bibs that are used both for the small ones and the elderly, have cumbersome and expensive process of reuse. To avoid washing, saving time and money, we can use these items manufactured in our nonwoven disposable TST BOND. The TNT or nonwoven fabric is hypoallergenic and antibacterial, so it is particularly suitable for using it as bibs or pinnies/ aprons
Bed protectors or underpad products are widely demanded because of the double use they have, on one hand they protect babies or people who have to stay in bed from humidity in processes of diaper changes, clothes change or personal care, on the other hand they prevent beds, chairs or sofas from stains and unpleasant odours. The top layer of the underpad is manufactured with TST BOND, a nonwoven fabric with an hydrophilic finish which allows that urine filters to the absorbent layer, keeping the skin dry and without irritations.
Sheets and bed protectors
TST BOND TST LAMINADO
In nurseries it is recommended the use of plasticised sheets and cushion covers preventing that urine passes through them. Washing traditional fabrics implies a quick wear and a high cost when comparing them to the use of disposable nonwovens TST BOND or TST LAMINADO (laminated). With the application of the nonwoven fabric TST LAMINADO (laminated) we get more impermeability in comparison to TST BOND. The application of either of these two disposable nonwoven fabrics avoid washing, drying, ironing,… processes.
Tablecloths, aprons and caps
In schools cooking workshops and senior centers, the use of 100% polypropylene spunbond aprons and caps contributes to the practice of hygienic and healthy habits. These products made with nonwoven fabric of single use are characterized by being hemorrepellant, hypoallergenic and non-toxic.
Customize your children’s snack bags, shoe bags, bags of spare clothes or backpacks with your corporate logo on 100% polypropylene nonwoven. The main motivations for using TST BOND bags in kindergartens and schools are its resistance, durability and low cost. Nonwoven bags can be reused approximately for a school year.
The use of non-woven fabric in the field of personal hygiene is indispensable due to properties such as high absorption capacity, high resistance or a great softness. Its condition of nonwoven of a single use makes that it will be frequently used in the hygienic sector.
The disposable wet wipes made of TST LACE or spunlace are a basic component in the personal hygiene, replacing or complementing the washing with soap and water. Spunlace nonwoven is excellent because of its resistance and softness. Our single use nonwoven TST LACE is widely used for cleaning babies and elderly, in the feminine hygiene, cosmetic cleaning, in hand cleaning or as deodorants in restaurants.
TST BOND TST SMS
Diapers are disposable products made by different nonwoven fabrics and materials specially designed to care and keep a dry skin, and protecting against infections and bedsores. The 100% polypropylene nonwoven fabrics are conceived to be in contact with the skin, since they are soft materials, dermatologically tested and do not cause irritation or chafing. The nonwoven fabric is used for the manufacture of the various components of the diaper. Thus, we will find the sides that prevent urine leakage made with TST SMS, the back side of the diaper composed by TST SMS and TST BOND, and the top layer which is in contact with the skin is made with hydrophilic TST BOND. Furthermore, the inner core of the diaper is made of cellulose coated with hydrophilic spunbond, which can be added to the back a TST SMS sheet.