SMS FABRICS

SMS Fabric is a Medical SMS Fabric made of Polypropylene. A unique trilaminate construction that offers a high tensile strength and toughness that is also soft, drapable, and easy to work with.

SMS” stands for spunbond meltblown spunbond and combines spunbond and meltblown fabrics. When SMS material is created, it has great water repelling capabilities. 

This is why manufacturers choose to use SMS material in things like face masks, parts of baby diapers, sanitary napkins, and coveralls. It’s also used for caps, gowns, beddings, and other hospital accessories.

Applications for SMS Material

Because of how well SMS material repels water, it’s used in a number of industries where people need to block off fluids or other wet substances. Some areas that utilize SMS material’s benefits used are:

  • Protective apparel
  • Cleanroom coveralls
  • Filtration
  • Insulation
  • Medical healthcare
  • Sanitary products

Significance in Cleanrooms

Due to its excellent liquid and dust protection, it’s a popular choice for protective apparel worn inside the cleanroom. Additional features: the ideal cleanroom material are its superior particle retention, durability and water vapor transmission. Even though the material is one of the most protective options, it is breathable allowing users to stay cool.

SMS Cleanroom Apparel:

  • Mask
  • Coveralls
  • Gowns
  • Shoe and boot covers
  • Hoods
  • Sleeves

“The Clear Choice for Protection, Durability, and Comfortably”

SSMMS
3 beams of Spunbond & 2 beams of Meltblown 

A 5 layered 100% Polypropylene nonwoven fabric manufactured using 5 beams.

Amazing benefits such as  fine filtration, low pressure drop, acoustic insulation and decent strength and elongation. SSMMS fabric is widely used in the hygiene industry to make disposable diapers, feminine care products, Gowns, Coveralls, Masks and Hospital Disposables etc.

Properties:

  • Strong uniform structure
  • Basis weight as low as 8gsm and as high as 80gsm
  • Right balance of softness and strength
  • Multiple treatments for hydrophilicity, skin care and anti-static properties
  • Excellent barrier properties for Liquids and Particles
  • Available in multiple colours

Application:

  • Baby Care – Core wrap, Back sheet, Leg cuff and Ears of Baby Diapers and Adult incontinence products
  • Adult Care – Core wrap, Back sheet, Leg cuff and Ears of Adult incontinence products
  • Medical – Gowns, Coveralls, Mask and other Hospital Disposables etc.
SSS
Spunbond – Spunbond – Spunbond

A 3 layered 100% Polypropylene nonwoven fabric manufactured using 3 beams.

This fabric not only exhibits flawless performance, supreme strength and elongation, it is also cost efficient and can be used by cost sensitive manufacturers from Hygiene and Medical industry.

Properties:

  • Strong uniform structure
  • Basis weight as low as 8 gsm and as high as 80 gsm
  • Right balance of softness and strength
  • Multiple treatments like hydrophilicity, skin care, UV protect and anti-static properties

Application:

  • Baby Care – Top sheet and Back sheet of Baby Diapers
  • Adult Care – Top sheet and Back sheet of Adult incontinence products
  • Fem Care – Top sheet and Back sheet of Sanitary pads.

A typical product wise list with suitability for various Medical products is shown below:

Disposable Apparel

Product

Typical Basis Weight

Gowns, Drapes & Wraps

SSMMS

35, 43 & 50

Masks

SSS & SSMMS

15, 17, 22 & 35

Hospital Linens incl. Pillow cover & Bed linen

SSMMS

43 & 50