Farmatexa line, historical brand of Farmac Zabban SpA, is a complete line in dressings field. This is an evolving concept with substantial changes both in amplitude and in the range of proposed new products. Farmatexa line is completely produced in Italy by the plants of Farmac Zabban in Bologna and it is the core business of the Company, which is why of high quality and each product is tested in our Laboratories to get the maximum performance and security. The plants of Bologna in fact are certified ISO and CE 0373, so all products Farmatexa have a well-defined technical dossier filed with the Superior Institute of Health and all production takes place in series following strict procedures with frequent checks on the production line. Each finished product is then subjected to an audit by the standards of Pharmacopoeia and the standard EN and ISO of reference.
This line includes dressings with central pad which are ready to use. They are complete dressings as they already contain the central absorbent nonstick pad which is on a support sheet of non-woven fabric with adhesive edges with hypoallergenic acrylic mass that allows the fixing. They are highly absorbent, they allow the skin perspiration and a gentle removal without trauma. The rounded corners allow high conformability in all parts of the body and improve the comfort of use.
The line includes non-woven products The non-woven fabric is a material composed by 70% of viscose and 30% of polyester that has the property of having high tensile strength and high hydrophilicity. The TNT is soft, allowing perspiration and does not stick to the wound.
In 1895 two brothers , Filippo and Gino Zabban , start in Bologna an activity that has no precedent in Italy : the industrial production of medical dressing for hospitals. Thet will succeedin trasforming a lightweight cotton fabric into hydrophilic and medicated pads and bandages. The new material was called gauze .
Appreciation is such that the prestigious Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute urges the study of a version of starched gauze suitable for plaster casts . Zabban reconfirmed its icapacity for innovation and wasìs the first Italian company to produce these bandages. The product portfolio is enriched over time by a number of other Medical Devices, it began enjoying constant growth.
Currently, the company , in the meantime became Farmac - Zabban SpA, is active in the production of articles for medication, surgical and medical devices that distributes to hospitals, nursing homes , pharmacies and supplystores. It boasts approximately 10,000 customers and approximately 180 employees and sales force . The know-how is part of a policy of investment in facilities , technology, human resources and information technology services.
The productive headquarters is a plant of 41,000 square meters. Located in Calderara di Reno , equipped with a high technological system delivering the highest standards of efficiency and safety . The entire production cycle of the dressing is carried out and controlled internally to meet the qualitative characteristics that enable Farmac - Zabban to retain its position of leadership within the domestic market .
The entire medication prouct manufacturing cycle of the articles is carried out and controlled internally and part of the bleaching .