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Absorbent activated charcoal dressing

Fields of application

  • for moderately to heavily exuding wounds with unpleasant odour, e.g. ulcers, decubitus and anal fistulae
  • as a secondary dressing in combination with moist wound care dressings


  • absorbs odours and bacteria
  • skin-friendly and breathable
  • clothing protection layer prevents wound exudate from penetrating

To note

  • Do not cut because activated charcoal might get into the wound.

Ideal combination of a non-adherent absorbent pad with a dressing which absorbs wound odours and bacteria. For the care of infected, purulent wounds with unpleasant odours such as lower leg ulcers, decubitus or anal fistulae. A skin-friendly, breathable nonwoven cover helps the exudate transfer into the absorbent core. Bacteria and odours are retained by Vliwaktiv dressings. The clothing protection layer prevents penetration of wound exudate.

  1. activated charcoal/viscose woven material
  2. cellulose layers
  3. polypropylene clothing protection
  4. nonwoven cover made from polyethylene

Product composition

Activated charcoal fibres, viscose, polyamide, cellulose, polypropylene, hotmelt adhesive (synthetic polymer with resins and waxes).

Ordering information


Absorbent Activated Charcoal Dressing, sterile, individually sealed
Size (cm)REFShipping Units (pcs.)Weight in kg (SC/TC)
10 x 102025420/4000.27/5.63
10 x 202025520/200

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