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Important customer notice Temporary Supply Issues

3M United Kingdom Sterile Drape ELW470


ICN number:594

  • Date:05/02/2019
  • Product area:Sterile Intervention Equipment |


  • The supplier 3M United Kingdom has informed us of a temporary supply issue with its Drape incise sterile, 30x20cm, incise area 26x20cm, iodophor, impregnated framed delivery system, ELW470.
  • The supply issue is due to unforeseen delays in manufacturing.


  • ELW470 is currently unavailable to order.
  • There are seven potential indirect alternative products available to order through our online catalogue.
  • Please refer to the product listing below for further information on the affected product code and the potential alternatives.
  • The supply issue is anticipated to be resolved by 22 February 2019.

Next Steps:

  • Customers are advised to log in to our website to view the potential indirect alternative products.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Account Manager or Customer Service Advisor.

Please note that due to the clinical nature of these alternative products we advise you to consult your own clinical experts to ensure suitability for your organisations use of these products.

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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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