SLOW RECOVERY FOAM
SRF-EP
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Robust, washable foam with high-impact energy absorption
GRADE: Firm Washable
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Slow Recovery Foam (EP5PSS) for Patient positioning and support

The ideal solution for high-impact energy absorption needs

Our Slow Recovery Foam is specifically formulated to maximize “memory” effects. Its exceptional combination of impact energy absorption and visco-elastic recovery imparts unparalleled damping and anti-vibrational characteristics:

  • Can be customized for patient positioning and surgery support applications.
  • Machine washable and dryable at high temperatures
  • Poured to thickness or skived to thickness that is soft and conformable to skin surface.

Technical specifications

DimensionSpecifications
Thickness2.0 – 31.88 mm (0.079 – 1.25″)
Density (kg/m3)122 – 134
Tensile Strength (kPa)405 – 428
Tear Strength (N/m)1277 – 1357
Elongation at break (%)270 – 285
Cell count (Pores/in)120 – 125

Key applications for patient positioning

  • Cranial & spine protectors
  • Hip, body & extremity protectors

Product characteristics

PROTECTION: Excellent

COMFORT: Acceptable

GRIP: Excellent

Customizations

Porex can adapt our medical foam technology to your proprietary product characteristics including active ingredients, additives and laminates. We also have skiving, slitting, and laminating capabilities in our ISO 13485 certified facility in St. Charles, Michigan.

  • Density
  • Porosity
  • Softness
  • Grip
  • Colors
  • Antimicrobial
  • Hydrophilic or hydrophobic