Glossary

T

Tear-resistance

Certain material property which is measured based on the length at which a freely hanging cross-section tears from the surface of a material due to its own weight force at the fastening. 

Thermal bonding

Bonding of the web by softening in a suitable gas flow between heated rollers or in a stream flow.

Thermoformed packaging

Packaging which is manufactured by the tensile compression reshaping of plastic or film into a one-sided open hollow bodies or a pre-coated hollow body. 

Triangular bandage

Non-sterile bandages in the form of a roughly right-angled and isosceles triangle (according to DIN 13168-D 136 cm/96 cm). The triangular bandage is part of a first aid kit and is mostly used for first aid as a fixing aid, padding or as support.

Tuberculozide

Killing effect of substances on tuberculocidal pathogens.