Advances in wound care practice have driven a huge growth in the design, development and manufacture of specialist dressings designed to promote rapid healing and pain relief, reduce scaring and prevent infection, together with quick and infrequent dressing changes. PolarSeal is able to translate your designs from concept to reality with a very wide range of woundcare manufacturing options, medical contract packing, material lamination and wound care contract manufacturing. 

Application Overview

All wounds, ranging from minor cuts and abrasions to serious ulcerated wounds, require and optimum healing environment in order for healing to occur. There is an almost unlimited number of medical super absorbent woundcare products that may be required across the full spectrum of modern medical technology. PolarSeal is actively involved in the ongoing development of many of these including: 

  • Island dressings
  • Foam adhesive dressings
  • Hydrogel woundcare and hydrocolloid dressings
  • Semi-permeable dressings
  • Absorbent dressings
  • Silicone adhesive and PU gel dressings
  • Compression dressings
  • Non-adhesive foam dressings
  • Impregnated active dressings
  • Antimicrobial dressings
  • Woundcare pouch and pouching
Wound care products
Advanced wound care products

Design Considerations

Complex and seemingly conflicting requirements often have to be met in this demanding field. PolarSeal has very extensive wound care experience in the production of dressings with requirements for:

  • Active ingredients such as Manuka honey and Aloe Vera
  • Highly breathable substrates and adhesives
  • Easy/low trauma removal
  • Repositionable dressings
  • Water repellent and breathable
  • Transparent windows for wound monitoring


In correlation with an extensive portfolio of leading-brand products, PolarSeal has a global material selection to ensure every design can be achieved. Materials include:

  • PU films and foams
  • Adhesive and non-adhesive non-wovens
  • Hydrocolloids and hydrogels
  • Silicone and PU gel adhesives
  • Skin friendly and medically approved adhesives
  • Active ingredients for advanced woundcare
  • Breathable and pattern coated adhesives

In-house Packing

Our full in-house and in-line packaging option provides our clients with the complete service and absolute assurance of no risk of transport contamination. Pouched and sterilised product in shelf ready cartons to the global market ensures cost reduction, improved efficiencies and a total peace of mind to our clients who outsource wound care manufacturing.

Find out more about our Woundcare Manufacturing

T: +44 (0)1252 726000
E: info@polarseal.net