RKW SE of Frankenthal at MEDICA 2017 in Düsseldorf -- COMPAMED Trade Fair
Manufacturers

RKW SE

Postfach 12 65, 67202 Frankenthal
Nachtweideweg 1-7, 67227 Frankenthal
Germany

Telephone +49 6233 8709-0
Fax +49 6233 8709-177
info@rkw-group.com

Hall map

MEDICA 2017 hall map (Hall 6): stand D16

Fairground map

MEDICA 2017 fairground map: Hall 6

Contact

Sophie Litt

Sales Manager Medical

Paul Waller

Product Manager Perforated & Medical Films, Tapes

Justine Egret

Marketing & Communications Manager

Our range of products

Product categories

  • 05  Commodities and Consumer Goods
  • 05.02  Universal medical commodities

Universal medical commodities

  • 05  Commodities and Consumer Goods
  • 05.13  Operating theatre textiles

Operating theatre textiles

  • 05  Commodities and Consumer Goods
  • 05.13  Operating theatre textiles
  • 05.13.01  OT textile covering-disposables
  • 05  Commodities and Consumer Goods
  • 05.13  Operating theatre textiles
  • 05.13.05  OT clothing-disposables
  • 05  Commodities and Consumer Goods
  • 05.16  Bandage materials

Bandage materials

  • 05  Commodities and Consumer Goods
  • 05.16  Bandage materials
  • 05.16.05  Plasters
  • 05  Commodities and Consumer Goods
  • 05.16  Bandage materials
  • 05.16.11  Bandaging materials

Bandaging materials

  • 05  Commodities and Consumer Goods
  • 05.18  Dressings for wounds

Dressings for wounds

  • 05  Commodities and Consumer Goods
  • 05.18  Dressings for wounds
  • 05.18.02  Wound covering / skin substitutes

Wound covering / skin substitutes

  • 05  Commodities and Consumer Goods
  • 05.18  Dressings for wounds
  • 05.18.03  Instant wound dressings

Instant wound dressings

Our products

Product category: OT textile covering-disposables

Medicace® - For the manufacturing of single-use patient and equipment drapes

RKW films and laminates well known under the brand Medicace® are engineered to meet EN 13795 regulations and ensure that customers build in a high degree of safety into the single-use surgical drapes.

All components are selected with customers's criteria in mind and the final product offers the best performance for the desired application.

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Product category: OT clothing-disposables

Gownace - Optimum balance of safety, comfort and performance

Single-use surgical gowns are subject to high demands. The most important is reliable, and consistent protection. Gownace laminate is guaranteed to meet EN 13795.

RKW's Gownace products present total barrier properties whilst offering superior breathability and drapability, the wearer remains comfortable throughout.

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Product category: Plasters

Medifol® - Wound care solutions you can rely on

A reliable single-use wound dressing is a decisive factor for healing. Offered in roll form, RKW’s embossed films and laminates advance an effective barrier to liquid where needed, a product that flexes with movement of the body and a set of colors and surface finishes that suit the application.

Teaming up RKW soft flexible plaster carrier films with stiff plaster cover films is ideal for easy release properties in the finished product. RKW’s offer include punch able films dedicated to the manufacturing of surgical tapes.

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About us

Company details

The RKW Group is an independent, family-owned company headquartered in Frankenthal, Germany and one of the world’s foremost manufacturers of excellent film solutions. RKW is the market leader in the areas of hygiene and agricultural films, films for the beverage industry and packaging for powdery goods. In addition, the company makes films and nonwovens for medical applications, for the chemical and converting industries as well as for the construction sector. RKW’s sustainable films enable its customers to improve the daily life of consumers all over the world.

In the fiscal year 2016, RKW generated total sales of EUR 902 million. About 3,000 employees process 380,000 tonnes of plastic materials at more than 20 locations around the world. True to the corporate slogan “When excellence matters”, the company, which was founded in 1957, offers outstanding performance in terms of quality and service. Respect and reliability are the core values of RKW and form the basis of the company’s success. 

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Company data

Sales volume

> 500 Mio US $

Number of employees

1000-4999

Foundation

1957