World leaders in technical support surfaces for pressure injury prevention
You will have different requirements of your support surface depending on the end-use. Here we can help you find the right fabric for your specific product, from the most comprehensive range of medical support surfaces available in the world.
Dartex has developed medical support surfaces for each unique care need. From pressure area care, to patient transfer and infection control. We have comprehensive ranges of fabrics for use in hospital, care homes and independent living. Here we can propose the right solution for your care need.
We offer two distinct fabric ranges; Dartex Classic and Dartex Advanced Technologies, which provide specialist properties depending on the medical needs of the patient. Find out more about the right choice for your application using the navigation links on the right.
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Dartex is an international business, with transfer coating and transfer laminating manufacturing facilities on both sides of the Atlantic. We produce the highest quality fabrics for the world-wide healthcare market. All our fabrics are expertly engineered to be used in a variety of patient support surfaces.
Dartex Coatings Ltd.
Nottingham, NG10 1FZ
Phone: +44 (0)115 983 7676
Fax: +44 (0)115 973 6387
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New Care Range- Expected quality …Unexpected price!
The Dartex Care range offers excellent value for money medical support pu fabrics while guaranteeing the same exceptional Dartex quality. Care is ideal for the manufacture of products such as mattresses, seating and positioning cushions, which are used to nurse patients at medium to high risk of developing pressure ulcers.
Care products can be easily wiped clean and washed at up to 95C which helps minimise the spread of infection and are tested to the same rigorous standards as all of our other ranges to ensure you get maximum value for money.
2way stretch, polyester
4way stretch, nylon
2way stretch, polyester, lightweight
4way stretch, polyester
4way high stretch, polyester
4way stretch, nylon, Crib 7 fire retardant
Low stretch, nylon, coated both sides
Polyester base product
4way stretch, nylon, no fire retardants
area of care