MED 5021

Single-Coated Film

MED 5021 is a single-coated, soft, pliable, transparent polyurethane film with an acrylic adhesive. This product's thin and conformable film offers a high degree of user comfort, while its transparency allows for wound or site visibility; in some applications, it can act as a barrier to assist in decreasing the risk of bacterial infections.

Typical Application

Designed for incise applications, wound care, IV securement and situations requiring moderate MVTR and sustained periods of wear.

Features and Benefits
  • Breathable
  • Transparent
  • Thin and conformable
  • Moisture resistant
  • Bacterial barrier
  • Die-cuttable
  • Gamma and EtO sterilizable

  Product Construction
  Typical Values*   Description
  Carrier Thickness 1.0 mils 26 μm
  Transparent PU film
  Adhesive Thickness 1.8 mils 46 μm
  Acrylic adhesive designed for medical applications
  Release Liner Thickness 3.5 mils 81 μm
  60# densified kraft


  Physical Properties (Not intended as a specification.)
  Test Method** Typical Values*
  Peel Adhesion on Stainless Steel (SS)
TDS-10 3.0 lbf/in
  Liner Release TDS-8 30 g/ 2 in
  Tensile Strength  Machine Direction STD-3A,B,C
8000 PSI
  Tensile Strength Cross Direction STD-3A,B,C
5000 PSI
  Elongation Machine Direction
STD-3A,B,C 400%
  Elongation Cross Direction STD-3A,B,C 700%

*Refer to product specifications for material acceptance limits. **Test method information available upon request.



Two years when stored at 23°C (73°F), 50% relative humidity, out of direct sunlight, in original packaging.