PIG® Grippy Surgical Absorbent Mat, a New Pig specialty healthcare product, has won first place in the Safety category of the 2014 Excellence in Surgical Product (ESP) Awards.

The 6th annual Excellence in Surgical Products Award winners were selected by the informed recommendations of the readers of Surgical Products magazine. Expert users of cutting-edge products and innovative technology identified companies and products deserving of the 2014 ESP Awards by selecting those that contributed most to surgical performance, efficiency and safety.
PIG® Grippy® Surgical Absorbent Mat is a revolutionary absorbent mat with a one-of-a-kind adhesive bottom that stays put no matter what.

The Mat’s unique features provide the following benefits:
•    Lies flat on the floor to accommodate foot traffic and movement of mayo stands and other carts
•    Won't rip, tear or fray under heavy foot traffic during long surgeries
•    Absorbs and retains up to three liters of liquid to help keep O.R. floors clean and safe
•    Disposable mats save money with fast cleanup and O.R. turnover while avoiding the need to launder blankets
•    Latex free and made with 50% recycled content

For more information on New Pig’s specialty line of healthcare products, visit or call 1-800-468-4647.


New Pig - experts in absorbing liquids for over 25 years.

No one is more committed and experienced in cleaning up leaks and spills.  Since 1986, New Pig has created absorbent products that have revolutionized cleanup for industrial, institutional and government facilities.  We serve more than 200,000 customers worldwide with the hardest-working absorbent mats and innovative solutions available, making every workplace –including the O.R. – safer, cleaner and more productive.