QuikClot® EMS 4 x 4 dressing is a soft, white, sterile, non woven 4 in. by 4 in. 4-ply gauze impregnated with the hemostatic, kaolin, an inert mineral that does not generate heat. Each QuikClot EMS 4 X 4 dressing is individually wrapped in an easy rip, pouch. Indicated for temporary external control of traumatic bleeding, QuikClot EMS 4 X 4 dressing is flexible and pliable and contours to all wounds. Effective, simple and safe to use when trying to control life-threatening hemorrhage from wounds that are not amenable to tourniquet application.