Tyvek® for healthcare active packaging


Superior Materials for Healthcare Product Protection

DuPont™ Tyvek® in Active Packaging applications for healthcare helps protect medical products and dietary supplements from moisture and oxygen. 

In addition, the 1059B and 1073B styles meet the extractable requirements of European Pharmacopoeia and United States Pharmacopeia (USP)<87> and <88> Class VI.

No fiber contamination

Tyvek® is non-linting, eliminating the risk of fiber contamination.


Tyvek® has excellent particle barrier properties.

Stronger seal

Tyvek® with heat-seal coatings ensures a stronger, more durable and more attractive seam.


The unique properties of Tyvek® allow vapor to enter while preventing liquid from escaping.

Mildew and rot proof

Tyvek® is a chemically inert material that won't rot or mildew.


Tyvek® can be printed using standard commercial printing equipment and suitable inks.

Tyvek ® vapor permeable but keeps water droplets out

A higher degree of dry

DuPont™ Tyvek® is vapor permeable but keeps water droplets out, making it the ideal substrate for desiccant packaging.

Tyvek ® size ranges

A style, grade, and size for every requirement

A range of basis weights. Customizable sizes. Fin and lap seals. Coated for heat seal applications or uncoated for impulse and ultrasonic welding. Whatever the needs are, DuPont™ Tyvek® experts are ready to help meet them.