CELOX is an hemostatic agents designed to stop external bleeding from traumatic injuries such as gunshot, blast or stab wounds, but also injuries from vehicle accidents. They are used at the very first point of care. CELOX gauze stops severe arterial bleeding with only one minute of compression applied. This saves valuable time in an emergency as well as reducing blood loss. Independent in vivo testing showed 100% success in achieving hemostasis and reduced blood loss compared to other treatments. The product has also been tested in a model of casualty evacuation, achieving 100% successful transport without re-bleeding.