1. It is the first textile bandage that is waterproof Garden work or washing the car? No problem. Thanks to its innovative and breathable Hi-DRY TEX material, HEAVY FABRIC WATERPROOF will let you get on with your work and chores even in contact with water, without the bandage coming or peeling off. And thanks to its Hi-DRY Tex technology the bandage is equipped with a special membrane layer to make it waterproof and breathable at the same time.

2. This bandage really sticks!Ever been annoyed by flimsy bandages that come off too easily? Nothing you want to worry about when working with your hands. That’s why the strong adhesion of Elastoplast HEAVY FABRIC WATERPROOF will leave the bandage in place, where you want it, as long as you need it. No matter if you are building a garden shed or washing your car – you can just keep on doing what you’re doing.

3. HEAVY FABRIC WATERPROOF is sturdy, yet flexibleHEAVY FABRIC WATERPROOF is made up of several protective layers: It consists of a comfortable wound pad, a membrane layer and an impregnated textile layer. These make the bandage breathable and waterproof at the same time. And what’s more: the extra resistant and heavy duty fabric will not only deliver extra strong protection for your wound, but will also stretch and feel comfortable.
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Now you know what the bandage does.


Behind all this there is a new technology called Hi-DRY TEX.

Elastoplast developed this three-layer technology for improved wound protection and the demands of working in everyday and DIY situations. Hi-DRY TEX technology makes the bandage waterproof, breathable and ensures strong adhesion. Due to its integrated coverage of an impregnated, heavy duty fabric and a waterproof, yet breathable membrane. The flexible fabric ensures not only utmost comfort for you, but also protection from moisture and water for your wound.
Hi-Dry Tex

Your convenient household and DIY bandage HEAVY FABRIC WATERPROOF protects wounds optimally and sticks reliably. It is -


  • waterproof: you can keep working around water
  • durable: it won’t come off easily
  • breathable: meaning more wearing comfort for you
  • flexible: fulfills your needs in daily routine and features a large, extra absorbent wound pad for optimum coverage.


Choose between dressing length, assorted shapes (for example the convenient finger strips suited especially for fingers) or regular strips.

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Always see your doctor if the wound is deep, bleeding or shows signs of infection like reddening, swelling or warmth.


Also make sure to seek medical help if you are not able to clean the wound properly. In case you have diabetes, a proper wound care is of special importance. Always discuss any concerns you may have with your doctor and/or podiatrist, even for the care of minor wounds and skin cracks – especially on your feet.


Please note that none of the above given tips or recommendations substitute medical advice. Carefully read the instructions for use indicated on the product. Important: consult a health professional in case of any uncertainty of treating your wound properly.


The information provided through this website should not be used to diagnose or treat a health problem or disease. It is not a substitute for professional care or advice. If you have or suspect a health problem, you should consult your doctor. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it, because of something you have read on this website.


For further information regarding Elastoplast products, please contact us via email on cscanada@beiersdorf.com.