About PolarSeal Tapes & Conversions Ltd

Breaking down barriers to enrich the lives of those around us

We are a fast-moving and highly innovative medical tape and flexible material converter, partnering with you to provide solutions for the co-development of your medical components. Over the past 40+ years, PolarSeal has accumulated a wealth of knowledge within a highly skilled team, enabling us to service our clients with the perfect adhesive solution.

PolarSeal is solely focused on medical device contract manufacturing and healthcare material conversion. Operating within our ISO7 cleanroom facilities with ISO13485 accreditations and being FDA Regulated and Audited, PolarSeal can engineer the perfect adhesive solution.

Our extensive and ever-expanding capabilities allows us to assist global medical device companies in the manufacturing of advanced wound care, ostomy components, wearable device technology, consumer healthcare and so much more.

We understand the growing demand for skin-friendly adhesives and consumer products, and that is why we continuously invest in modern technology and advanced processes to deliver fully qualified products at high speeds and to the ultimate quality standards.

As a TRUSTED ADVISOR and specialists in the contract medical device manufacturing sector, PolarSeal has in-depth knowledge in combining materials and components to complex and innovative medical devices.

Manager overseeing woundcare product manufacturing

OUR VISION

To lead the way in flexible material converting by solving and serving the challenges and needs of our customers globally.

OUR MISSION

To consistently provide the highest levels of quality and support, by an in-depth understanding of the needs of our customers, and the ways in which we will provide solutions to these needs.

OUR VALUES

COMPANY EMPLOYMENT
STATEMENT

As part of the national and international job creation efforts, PolarSeal strives to continuously provide new opportunities. Alongside new roles enabled by company growth, PolarSeal onboards ‘KickStarter’ schemes developed by the Government to assist in the prevention of unemployment and provide futures for the next generation.

Our equal opportunities mission drives us to ensure that we can empower as many individuals as we can through job creation, knowledge transfer, enrichment, and wellness.

PolarSeal Employment

POLARSEAL MILESTONES

1981

Business founded

1994

Original registration to BSEN/ISO 9001 Standard

1999

First Class 10,000 Cleanroom brought on stream

2006

Certification to ISO13485:2003 Medical Device Standard

2007

2nd ISO7 Cleanroom (Class 10,000) brought on stream

2009

3rd ISO7 Cleanroom (Class10,000) brought on stream

2010

7th Servo Converting machine ordered

2012

Acquisition of a new 36,000ft2 production facility in Suffolk

2013

Registration with FDA

2014

Certification to d. MDD 93/42/EEC

2015

Patent awarded for woundcare product and manufacturing process

2016

30th Production line validated

2017

4,000 square foot clean production area

2018

4th 2,000 square foot cleanroom installed

2019

Thermoforming & flow wrapping packing process added in addition to in-line pouch lines

2020

High volume PPE production lines installed