Barrier Textiles

Carr Group offers the CARRFLEX® range of barrier textiles- Australasia’s most recognised and trusted waterproof barrier textiles for covering and protecting mattresses, seating and positioning devices in healthcare and other institutions.

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carrflex® barrier textiles

Healthcare

Carrflex® is Australasia’s most recognised and trusted barrier textile for covering and protecting mattresses, support surfaces and furniture in hospitals and aged care facilities.

Key Features

Enhanced Longevity

Enhanced Chemical Resistance

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Lightweight

Multidimensional Stretch

Economical

Fire Resistant

Water Proof

Breathable

Durable

Anti-Static

Anti-Microbial

Anti-Fungal

MATTRESSES & TROLLEYS

CARRFLEX® EXTREME

The premium polyurethane (PU) barrier textile available in the market. Our special coating gives superior chemical resistance and ageing performance whilst retaining pressure care properties. Ideal for covering mattresses and trolley pads in E.D. and high thru put wards where higher levels of disinfection is critical.

Enhanced Chemical Resistance


Enhanced Longevity


Breathable


Anti-Microbial


Water Proof


Lightweight


Fire Resistant


Multidirectional Stretch

CARRFLEX® EXTREME TWICE

Unique polyurethane (PU) barrier textile with our Extreme PU coating on both sides of the textile. PU coating on underside provides an extra level of protection for your foam in instances when top coating only is compromised. Ideal for use in areas more exposed to abrasion, such as E.D. trollies- but where pressure care is still important.

Enhanced Chemical Resistance


Enhanced Longevity


Breathable


Anti-Microbial


Water Proof


Lightweight


Fire Resistant


Robust


Multidirectional Stretch

CARRFLEX® BI-ELASTIC

The original polyurethane (PU) barrier textile- proven in the market for almost 20 years. Combines good quality PU coating, with multi-directional knit fabric to provide optimum comfort and pressure care. Ideal for general wards and aged care.

Breathable


Anti-Microbial


Water Proof


Lightweight


Fire Resistant


Multidirectional Stretch


Economical

CARRFLEX® DEFENCE (MT520)

Heavy weight PVC designed for use on hospital mattress bases in conjunction with Carrflex® PU top ticking fabric. Durable, tough and often used where evacuation straps are specified and sewn into the mattress cover bases.

Economical


Fire Resistant


Water Proof


Robust


Anti-Static


Anti Fungal

CARRFLEX® HOSPITAL FILM

Lightweight unsupported PVC film for use as loose sheeting where temporary waterproof protection is required such as examination tables in surgeries and other healthcare clinics.

Lightweight


Economical


Water Proof

SEATING

CARRFLEX® KORDURA

Durable, versatile polyester fabric with waterproof PU coating. Kordura is typically used for wheelchair seating, general upholstery, workwear and luggage.

Economical


Fire Resistant


Robust


Anti Fungal

CARRFLEX® EXTREME

The premium polyurethane (PU) barrier textile available in the market. Our special coating gives superior chemical resistance and ageing performance whilst retaining pressure care properties. Ideal for covering seating requiring frequent cleaning/disinfecting.

Enhanced Chemical Resistance


Enhanced Longevity


Breathable


Anti-Microbial


Water Proof


Lightweight


Fire Resistant


Multidirectional Stretch

CARRFLEX® BI-ELASTIC

The original polyurethane (PU) barrier textile- proven in the market for almost 20 years. Combines good quality PU coating, with multi-directional knit fabric to provide optimum comfort and pressure care. Ideal for general seating applications and wheelchair cushions.

Breathable


Anti-Microbial


Water Proof


Lightweight


Fire Resistant


Multidirectional Stretch


Economical

CARRFLEX® UPHOLSTERY VINYL

Carrflex® Spectrum is a globally proven mid range upholstery vinyl. Ideal for use in interior applications including healthcare, hospitality, education and other general commercial applications. An excellent balance between price and quality.

Carrflex® Spectra is a globally proven high quality upholstery vinyl designed for use in outdoor applications including boat seating and interiors.

Carrflex® Supreme is highly specified and ideal for use in upholstered furniture within the healthcare environment.

Carrflex® Ambla is manufactured in the UK to the highest quality standards. Ambla is the perfect choice for healthcare upholstery applications combining design and performance.

PILLOWS & SUPPORTS

CARRFLEX® EXTREME

The premium polyurethane (PU) barrier textile available in the market. Our special coating gives superior chemical resistance and ageing performance whilst retaining pressure care properties. Ideal for covering positioning devices requiring frequent cleaning/disinfection.

Enhanced Chemical Resistance


Enhanced Longevity


Breathable


Anti-Microbial


Water Proof


Lightweight


Fire Resistant


Multidirectional Stretch

CARRFLEX® BI-ELASTIC

Lighterweight polyurethane (PU) barrier textile- proven in the market for almost 20 years. Combines good quality PU coating, with multi-directional knit fabric to provide optimum comfort, pressure care and breathability. Ideal for covering hospital pillows and positioning devices.

Breathable


Anti-Microbial


Water Proof


Lightweight


Fire Resistant


Multidirectional Stretch


Economical

CARRFLEX® DCPR

Medium weight PVC coated both sides polyester with easy-clean surface finish designed for using in covering baby change pads.

Lightweight


Economical


Water Proof


Robust

CARRFLEX® PILLOWSOFT

Economy lightweight yet waterproof PVC film. Ideal for covering pillows in a healthcare environment or for use as loose sheeting where waterproof protection is required such as examination tables in surgeries and other healthcare clinics.

Lightweight


Economical


Fire Resistant


Water Proof


Anti Fungal

carrflex® barrier textiles

Institutions

Our Carrflex range includes textiles specifically designed to perform in institutions where robust performance qualities are essential, including correction facilities, detention centres and other secure units.

Key Features

Enhanced Longevity

Enhanced Chemical Resistance

carrflex-icon-lightweight

Lightweight

Multidimensional Stretch

Economical

Fire Resistant

Water Proof

Breathable

Durable

Anti-Static

Anti-Microbial

Anti-Fungal

MATTRESSES & PILLOWS

CARRFLEX® DEFENCE (MT520)

Heavyweight with good strength and durability. Used for mattress covers in corrections, detention centres and behavourial health facilities.

Economical


Fire Resistant


Water Proof


Robust


Anti-Static


Anti Fungal

CARRFLEX® MT380

Medium weight with good strength and durability. Used for mattress covers in detention centres and behavourial health facilities.

Economical


Fire Resistant


Water Proof


Robust


Anti Fungal

CARRFLEX® CLEAR VISION

Transparent PVC film with strong polyester support fabric that allows you to see into the mattress core, making it easier to detect contraband.

Economical


Fire Resistant


Water Proof


Robust


Anti Fungal

CARRFLEX® BI-ELASTIC

Lighterweight polyurethane (PU) barrier textile- proven in the market for almost 20 years. Combines good quality PU coating, with multi-directional knit fabric to provide optimum comfort, pressure care and breathability. Ideal for covering mattresses and pillows in low security units.

Breathable


Anti-Microbial


Water Proof


Lightweight


Fire Resistant


Multidirectional Stretch


Economical

SEATING

CARRFLEX® KORDURA

Durable, versatile polyester fabric with waterproof PU coating. Kordura is typically used for wheelchair seating, general upholstery, workwear and luggage.

Economical


Fire Resistant


Robust


Anti Fungal

CARRFLEX® UPHOLSTERY VINYL

Carrflex® Spectrum is a globally proven mid range upholstery vinyl. Ideal for use in interior applications including healthcare, hospitality, education and other general commercial applications. An excellent balance between price and quality.

Carrflex® Spectra is a globally proven high quality upholstery vinyl designed for use in outdoor applications including boat seating and interiors.

Carrflex® Supreme is highly specified and ideal for use in upholstered furniture within the healthcare environment.

Carrflex® Ambla is manufactured in the UK to the highest quality standards. Ambla is the perfect choice for healthcare upholstery applications combining design and performance.

carrflex® barrier textiles

Commercial

Our Carrflex range includes an extensive collection of upholstery fabrics specifically designed to perform in commercial furniture and mattress protection including transport, marine and hospitality areas.

Key Features

Enhanced Longevity

Enhanced Chemical Resistance

carrflex-icon-lightweight

Lightweight

Multidimensional Stretch

Economical

Fire Resistant

Water Proof

Breathable

Durable

Anti-Static

Anti-Microbial

Anti-Fungal

MATTRESSES

CARRFLEX® BI-ELASTIC

The original polyurethane (PU) barrier textile- proven in the market for almost 20 years. Combines good quality PU coating, with multi-directional knit fabric to provide optimum comfort and mattress protection. Ideal for hotels, recreational centres and dormitories.

Breathable


Anti-Microbial


Water Proof


Lightweight


Fire Resistant


Multidirectional Stretch


Economical

CARRFLEX® 5112

Medium weight PVC barrier textile combines good quality PVC coating, with knit fabric to provide good comfort and excellent mattress protection. Ideal for mattress covers and “centre-thirds” in hotels, hostels and dormitories.

Lightweight


Multidirectional Stretch


Economical


Fire Resistant


Water Proof


Robust


Anti Microbial

CARRFLEX® MT380

Medium weight with good strength and durability. Used for mattress covers in hostels and dormitories.

Economical


Fire Resistant


Water Proof


Robust


Anti Fungal

SEATING

CARRFLEX® UPHOLSTERY VINYL

Carrflex® Spectrum is a globally proven mid range upholstery vinyl. Ideal for use in interior applications including healthcare, hospitality, education and other general commercial applications. An excellent balance between price and quality.

Carrflex® Spectra is a globally proven high quality upholstery vinyl designed for use in outdoor applications including boat seating and interiors.

Carrflex® Supreme is highly specified and ideal for use in upholstered furniture within the healthcare environment.

Carrflex® Ambla is manufactured in the UK to the highest quality standards. Ambla is the perfect choice for healthcare upholstery applications combining design and performance.

PILLOWS & PROTECTORS

CARRFLEX® BI-ELASTIC

Lighterweight polyurethane (PU) barrier textile- proven in the market for almost 20 years. Combines good quality PU coating, with multi-directional knit fabric to provide optimum comfort, pressure care and breathability.

Breathable


Anti-Microbial


Water Proof


Lightweight


Fire Resistant


Multidirectional Stretch


Economical

CARRFLEX® PILLOWSOFT

Economy lightweight yet waterproof PVC film. Ideal for covering pillows in a hostels and dormitories.

Lightweight


Economical


Fire Resistant


Water Proof


Anti Fungal

Carrflex® Polyurethane Coated Fabrics Care & Cleaning

Carrflex® Extreme Approved Cleaners

Applies to Carrflex™ Extreme Range

Carrflex® Bi-Elastic Approved Cleaners

Applies to Carrflex® Bi-Elastic Range

Carrflex® PVC Care & Cleaning Instructions

Applies to the following Carrflex® Ranges:
  • Healthcare: Defence (MT520), Hospital Film, Pillowsoft, DCPR
  • Institutions: MT520 (Defence), MT380, Clear Vision
  • Commercial: 5112, MT380

Carrflex® Upholstery Care & Cleaning Instructions

Applies to Carrflex® Upholstery Vinyl Range
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