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​​​​​​​​​​Soft Skin Adhesives for Advanced Wound Care : current challenges and new frontiers

The proven biocompatibility and atraumatic properties of Silicone Soft Skin Adhesives have made them a material of choice for modern dressings. With the rising incidence of chronic wounds like diabetic wounds and pressure ulcers, it is more and more important for Advanced Wound Care companies to be efficient when manufacturing and supplying their Silicone dressings to medical professionals. At the same time, it is crucial to prepare the future of Wound Care by integrating the latest innovations in material science which will help treat these difficult wounds even better. ​

Register today and benefit from Elkem Silicone’s expertise in the field of Silicone Soft Skin Adhesives and their uses. Get an exclusive preview at what we are currently working on to help you bring innovation to the world of Wound Care. Here are some topics that will be addressed during the seminar :

  • Compatibility of silicone skin adhesives with different substrates
  • Advices on the manufacturing of a wound contact layer
  • Recent innovations in microbial detection and control
  • New paradigms in silicones for active dressings and NPWT​


Join our Webinar, October 31th at 16:00pm (UTC+1​)

If you are registered and cannot attend at that time, you will be able to download a recording of the webinar.​

About the Presenters:

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​Caroline Moine is Technical Manager for Skin Adhesives at Elkem Silicones. For the past 10 years she has been actively working on the innovation, development and characterization of Silicone Soft Skin Adhesives. She is also providing crucical technical support to Elkem Silicones’ customers around the world.

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Clément des Courières is Business Development Manager for Skin Adhesives at Elkem Silicones. His mission is to work closely with Skin Adhesives and Wound Care companies and to provide the best solutions answering their needs. Clément joined Elkem Silicones in 2008.  ​  ​


About Elkem Silicones

Elkem Silicones has more than 3,100 employees dedicated to providing silicone solutions with a personal touch that deliver your potential.  Elkem Silicones, a division of Elkem, is one of the world's leading fully integrated silicone suppliers, operating 9 multi-functional manufacturing sites and R&D centers around the globe.  Based in Lyon, France, Elkem Silicones offers a full range of silicone technologies for diverse specialty markets including aerospace, automotive, construction, consumer goods, energy, healthcare, paper, personal care and textiles.

About Elkem ASA

Elkem is one of the world's leading providers of silicones and silicon solutions and uniquely positioned in the market through full ownership of the value chain from quartz to specialty silicones. Elkem also has strong positions in specialty foundry alloys and carbon materials.

Headquartered in Oslo, Elkem has annual revenues of 21 billion NOK ($2.6 billion), employs 6,000 people and operates 27 production sites around the globe. The company has an extensive sales and R&D network to deliver innovative technologies and market-based solutions that contribute to a sustainable future.

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