Covidien (fka Kendall) Kerlix - Non-Sterile Gauze Rolls help to control infection while protecting and cushioning wounds. Made from woven, pre-washed gauze, Kendall/Covidien Kerlix gauze rolls are non-sterile 6 ply rolls. Kerlix is known for fast wicking action, superior aeration and excellent absorbency. Covidien/Kendall finishes the edges of the gauze to reduce loss ends and lint. Formerly packaged under the Kendall name.