GBUK Group award-winning specialist companies are experts in the provision of enteral feeding, critical care and patient moving and handling products and technologies.
Within the Group, GBUK Enteral is the UK’s leading supplier enteral feeding tubes, syringes, and gastrostomy devices. GBUK Healthcare offers medical, surgical, and critical care devices, and GBUK Banana provides a comprehensive range of innovative safety-centred patient moving and handling systems. The Group’s success is founded on the pursuit of technical innovation and the provision of world-class products in terms of both quality and value.
Symbols used on the packaging and labelling of GBUK products. All GBUK products are marked with internationally recognised and approved symbols. These indicate key information about manufacturing and product expiry dates, standards compliance and optimum storage conditions.
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Country of manufacture
Date of manufacture
Authorized representative in the European Community
Unique device identifier
Sterilized using aseptic processing techniques
Sterilized using ethylene oxide
Sterilized using irradiation
Sterilized using steam or dry heat
Sterilized using vaporized hydrogen peroxide
In vitro diagnostic medical device
Single sterile barrier system
Double sterile barrier system
Single sterile barrier system with protective packaging inside
Single sterile barrier system with protective packaging outside