What is Advancea™? Advancea™ products are made of high performance Rayon based spunlace nonwoven fabric with a high structural strength and soft feel. Advancea™ is produced using proprietary and patented technology developed by Strata Medical, Inc.
More effective for surgical site &
wound treatment than gauze
- Twice the absorbency & faster wicking speed than gauze.
- More comfortable: Similar high structural strength but with softer feel than gauze.
- Does not stick to wounds.
- No lint or loose particles which can cause infection to surgical sites & wounds.
- Patented color handle safety system ensures lap sponges are removed after surgery.
- X-ray detectable element made with TPE -- no chlorine emission when incinerated.
- More energy efficient & no chemicals used in manufacturing process.
- Generates less waste & requires less energy for sterilization, transport, storage & disposal.
More cost effective
- Significant cost advantage over comparable gauze sponge products.
Available Certificates & Reports for Advancea™ Sponge Products:
Factory ISO & EC Certificates Product Spec. & MSDS Biocompatibility Studies
Skin Irritation & Sensitization
Clinical Evaluation, etc.