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Important customer notice Delisting

Cotton Balls and Gauze


ICN number:293

  • Date:01/03/2018
  • Product area:


  • As part of the contract launch for General Wound Care communicated in October 2017, changes to cotton wool balls and gauze were informed. These changes are now ready to be implemented.
  • Non Woven Cotton Balls from Unisurge are to be delisted. Replacement products from Richardson Healthcare are now available.
  • Tissue Gauze and Cotton Pads from Synergy and Robinson Healthcare are to be delisted. Replacements from Richardson Healthcare are now available.
  • Napkin Dental Gauze from Synergy is to be delisted. A replacement product from Richardson Healthcare is now available.


  • Stock of the outgoing products from Unisurge, Synergy and Robinson Healthcare are now available while stocks last and will be delisted when stock is depleted.
  • Stocks of the replacement products from Richardson Healthcare alternatives are available to order.

Next Steps:

  • Customers are advised to log on to our website to view the delisted products and their replacements.
  • Any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Account Manager or Customer Service Advisor.

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Should you require further information about this contract, including pricing and how to order the products, please contact your NHS Supply Chain account manager using the link below.

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