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Avery Dennison
MED 5778A

Single-Coated Nonwoven

MED 5778A is a single-coated, tan polyethylene nonwoven with an acrylic adhesive. This product is soft and conformable to most body contours.


Typical Application

Designed for ostomy applications, specialized wound dressings and fixation devices.

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Technical Data sheet

Features and Benefits
  • Conformable
  • Breathable
  • Heat sealable
  • Die-cuttable
  • Gamma and EtO sterilizable
Physical Properties (Not intended as a specification.)
Test Method**
Typical Values*
Peel Adhesion on Polyethylene (PE)
TDS-01
0.6 lbf/in 2.5 N/25 mm
Peel Adhesion on Stainless Steel (SS)
TDS-05
0.2 lbf/in 1.0 N/25 mm
Liner Release
TDS-06
1.2 oz/in 35 g/25 mm
Finat Tack
TDS-07
1.4 lbf/in 6 N/25 mm
Static Shear
TDS-12
20 minutes
MVTR
TDS-16
100 g/100 in2 per 24 hr 1500 g/m2 per 24 hr
Product Construction
Typical Values*
Description
Carrier Thickness
19.7 mils 500 µm
Tan polyethylene nonwoven
Adhesive Thickness
1.4 mils 35 µm
Acrylic adhesive designed for medical applications
Release Liner Thickness
2.6 mils 65 µm
White super-calendered glassine

MVTR, moisture vapor transmission rate.
*Refer to product specifications for material acceptance limits.
**Test method information available upon request.

STORAGE AND SHELF LIFE

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