Tyvek® for healthcare active packaging


Superior materials for healthcare products protection

DuPont™ Tyvek® in Active Packaging applications for healthcare helps protect medical products and dietary supplements from moisture and oxygen. 

In addition, Tyvek® 1059B and 1073B styles meet the extractable requirements of European Pharmacopoeia and United States Pharmacopeia (USP)<87> and <88> Class VI.

  • No fiber contamination: Tyvek® is non-linting, eliminating the risk of fiber contamination.
  • Non-dusting: Tyvek® has excellent particle barrier properties.
  • Stronger seal: Tyvek® with heat-seal coatings ensures a stronger, more durable and more attractive seam.
  • Breathable: The unique properties of Tyvek® allow vapor to enter while preventing liquid from escaping.
  • Mildew and rot proof: Tyvek® is a chemically inert material that won't rot or mildew.
  • Printable: Tyvek® can be printed using standard commercial printing equipment and suitable inks.

A range of basis weights. Customizable sizes. Fin and lap seals. Coated for heat seal applications or uncoated for impulse and ultrasonic welding. Whatever the needs are, DuPont™ Tyvek® experts are ready to help meet them.