Patent Number: 7,611,998

Title: Enhanced elastomer coated, protective barrier fabric and process for producing same

Abstract: Coated barrier fabrics are prepared with a two part, cold cure polyoxysiloxane composition and a unique two pass, two cure rate, coating process. Preferably, the coated fabrics have overlayed a second uncoated fabric on the inner surface of the coated substrate. This preferred process realizes a reusable medical barrier fabric with exceptional durability even after undergoing many laundering/autoclaving/drying cycles.

Inventors: Jackson; Scott Richard (Rock Hill, SC), Defaux; Pierre (Charlotte, NC)

Assignee: Bluestar Silicones France SAS

International Classification: B32B 27/04 (20060101); B05D 5/00 (20060101); B32B 5/26 (20060101); B05D 7/00 (20060101); B32B 15/14 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/03/02017