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Surgery A versatile proprietary synthetic composed of expanded polytetrafluoroethylene, which is biologically similar to fascia and used for abdominal and thoracic wall, pediatric and diaphragmatic reconstructions, rectal, vaginal and urethral suspension, hernia repair, fascial defects
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The reboot of the TERREX Free Hiker , now with GORE-TEX waterproof technology , offers Creators the opportunity to step outdoors and embrace the wet weather conditions, navigating effortlessly between the muddy terrain of the trails to city life with ease.
Asked what made Gore-Tex a good implant material, Lansangan replied, Healing with Gore-Tex is by incorporation.
Though Gore-Tex, ergonomics, and color stories weren't a priority of Danner's when he started the company--Gore-Tex wasn't even around; it was invented in 1969--there's no doubt he would approve of how these materials have been integrated into the company's products, because the goal remains the same: to make quality boots that are built to last.
These lightweight, waterproof and breathable Gore-Tex Padded Bibs will keep you comfy.
Each pair incorporates the ultra-thin GORE-TEX membrane which is sandwiched between the outer shoe leather and the inner lining so it can't be seen.
Also, Gore-Tex is water-resistant only if not under pressure.
Then they discovered his teabag ticker that they lined them with a Gore-Tex material.
The police e-fit He was wearing black coloured trousers, a light coloured round neck top with a black gore-tex jacket.
Designed specifically for the armed forces the P9 boasts a combination of high-quality two-mm-thick leather and Gore-Tex XCR System nylon fabric built around the company's proprietary Haix Climate System that takes advantage of even the smallest movements to push perspiration out through the shaft of the boot.
The Blade GTX Series features a waterproof and breathable GORE-TEX liner to ensure that feet stay dry no matter the conditions.
From a top end Gore-Tex jacket to a t-shirt with wicking, the full collection covers all.
THE EUROPEAN Parliament's environment committee has approved amendments effectively banning manufacturers from allowing products to contain trace elements of perfluorooctane sulfonates (PFOS), environmentally damaging chemicals that help make Teflon and Gore-Tex. Under proposals from the European Commission, PFOS could only make up 0.1% or below in compounds.