Adhesives

Workshop on Scrap Prevention

BRIDGEWATER, NJ | Henkel Corp. and Nordmeccanica will hold a joint workshop on scrap prevention for laminated flexible packaging on February 16 at Nordmeccanica's

Adhesives Cure Quickly

Purelam Fastcure two-component urethane solventless adhesives feature long, stable viscosity said to provide hours of run time. This flexibility is coupled

PSAs Free of APEs

Permanent PSAs are free of alkylphenol ethoxylates (APEs), said to be damaging to aquatic environments. Company reports it can draw on this technology

Laminating Adhesive Is Stable

Liofol LA7773-21 with Liofol LA6016-21 curing agent is a two-component, solventless PU adhesive for flexible packaging laminating. The adhesive cures

Adhesive System Is Fast, Versatile

FlextraSL Fast solventless adhesive system is formulated for speed, versatility, and efficiency. Said to allow converters to laminate at up to 1,800 fpm,

Dispense Adhesive with Automation

The Volumetrix adhesive dispenser uses positive displacement pumps that have no pulsation, automatic calibration, configurable dispense methods, including

H.B. Fuller, Nordmeccanica Hold Flex-Pack Symposium

ST. PAUL, MN | H.B. Fuller Co. held a Focus Forward Flexible Packaging Symposium September 22 at its St. Paul headquarters. Fifty flexible packaging converters

PSAs Offered

Three new technologies are available. Micronax microsphere repositionable adhesives are said to provide a high degree of repositionability of any type

Flex-Pack Subject of Symposium

H.B. Fuller To Hostl Flexible Packaging Symposium with Nordmeccanica Super Combi 3000 Laminator Demonstration

Adhesive Helps Reduce Waste

Technomelt Supra Cool 130 packaging adhesive reportedly offers benefits that include high bond strength, thermal stability, and flowability, as well as

H.B. Fuller To Hold Flexible Packaging Symposium

H.B. Fuller will host a Flexible Packaging Symposium focused on the future of flexible packaging on September 22 at the company’s St. Paul, MN, headquarters

Adhesives Are Sticky And Versatile

Ultra-removable microsphere technology features tiny spheres invisible to the human eye. Microsphere adhesives are said to be powerfully sticky orbs that

Pressure-Sensitive Coating: Ready & Able

When Lou Guzzetti took over as chairman and CEO of what was then Spinnaker Industries in spring 2001, what he was stepping into wasn't exactly a bed of

Adhesive Adheres to Textured Surfaces

SureLock permanent adhesive is designed to adhere to textured surfaces, reportedly without being gummy or leggy. Adhesive is said to exhibit high tack

Spinnaker Coating Launches SureLock Adhesive

Spinnaker Coating introduces SureLock permanent adhesive specifically designed to adhere to textured surfaces without being gummy or leggy

H.B. Fuller Offers Trials on Nordmeccanica Laminator

ST. PAUL, MN | H.B. Fuller Co. has installed a Nordmeccanica Super Combi 3000 laminator at its Research, Development, and Technical Service Center. By

Adhesives Aid Fast Manufacturing

The Liofol UR2790-22/UR5026-21 adhesive system allows converters to produce laminated films, then roll, slit, pouch, and ship to food processors faster

Laminator Aids Productivity

The Liofol LA7724-21/UR6020 solventless laminating system is designed for use in standard and medium performance film/film and film/foil food packaging

Chip Offers Fast Melt Rate

The WizChip hot melt adhesive chip utilizes company's proprietary adhesive chemistry for an optimum quick melt rate. Flat-rounded chip is said to offer

PSA Line Expands

Expanded line of acrylic transfer PSAs includes the 600 Series (high shear, moderate LSE, and high-temperature shear); 800 Series (lower cost, high peel,

Hot Melt PSAs Are 'Green'

The Acrynax adhesives line of acrylic polymer hot melt PSAs is said to be good for both the environment and costs. This environmentally safe alternative

Hoses Keep Adhesives Warm

RTD-controlled, heated hoses maintain water-based adhesives at a constant warm temperature. This means the glue valves operate properly, less product

PSA Ideal for Clear Film Applications

Water-based Covinax 462 is a permanent pressure-sensitive adhesive (PSA) said to be ideal for clear film applications that demand no hazing or blushing of the adhesive-coated film

3M Selects KAPCO

KENT, OH KAPCO (Kent Adhesive Products Co.) has been selected as a Preferred Converter and Distributor of 3M's Renewable Energy Div. (RED), St. Paul,

Apply Hot Melt Reliably

PURBlue 4 adhesive melters are moisture-cure reactive hot melt application systems. Melters heat only a small amount of adhesive as needed, reducing thermal

Hot Melt Needs No Primary Coat

PS 1210 hot melt adhesive is said to improve the performance of products for applications. Reportedly demonstrates an exceptionally low penetration behavior

Adhesive Is Applied With No Contact

The Corrutack 2 adhesive applicator system for flap gluing is able to glue on the operating and/or drive side of machine. Stations can be installed on

Dispense Adhesives with Clean Cutoff

PUR adhesive dispensing system is said to install easily on existing folder/gluers as well as on new equipment. Comprising a PURBlue 4 slug melter and

Do It Yourself

In these challenging economic times, reducing costs can be as important as increasing sales. Well, almost. And while adhesives and coatings may account

Adhesives Offer Economies

PolyTak hot melt adhesives are said to offer excellent paper and paperboard substrate adhesion. With set properties ranging from medium to fast, adhesives

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