Medical nonwoven disposables are indispensible products in the field of healthcare. These products are surpassing woven fabrics in terms of popularity as they offer better hygiene conditions and aid in avoiding transmission of infections. Medical nonwoven disposables act as a barrier between physicians and patients and also between patients in hospitals and clinics. They thus help in controlling transmission of infections. Growing awareness regarding healthcare hygiene provides an opportunity for the growth of medical nonwoven disposable market across the globe. Furthermore, the introduction of novel medical nonwoven products such as rustle-free diapers would also supplement the market growth. B.Braun Melsungen AG, Covidien, Inc., Domtar Corporation, Freudenberg & Co. KG., Ansell Healthcare, Ahlstrom Inc., INTCO Medical, Asahi Kasei Corporation are some players in this market.
The medical nonwoven disposables market has been segmented into product type and geography. On the basis of product type, the market is segmented into Incontinence Products and Surgical nonwoven products. Incontinence products include disposable underwear, cotton pads, panty shields and disposable diapers, which is further segmented into gender-specific, super-absorbent, biodegradable and regular diapers. Surgical nonwoven products include surgical gowns, disposable surgical masks, face masks, sheets, surgical caps, gauze, and surgical drapes. Geographically, the market is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia-pacific and LAMEA.
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