Adhesives and sealants in the packaging and paper industries

packaging film with biodegradable heat seal adhesive

Biodegradable heat seal adhesives

Rules and regulations regarding packaging are becoming stricter by the year. Costumers demand a wider choice in products with eco-friendly packaging. The industry must comply or perish. Unfortunately, complying is complicated by the fact that…
laminating film on book covers

Laminating film for paper and packaging

Film for laminate paper, foil and nylon bonding In the paper and packaging industries, laminating film is applied to surfaces such as paper, cardboard, aluminum foil and biofilm. The purpose of laminating film is to provide food and non-food…
100% Biodegradable and 100% compostable

Biodegradable hot melt adhesives

Hot melt adhesives are not a new thing. They’ve been around for over half a century now, becoming increasingly versatile and cost-effective. There is an HMA for practically every application on the market. In recent years, the industry has…
comostable pressure sensitive adhesive for tape and labels used behind an eco friendly label

PSA adhesive for compostable labels and tape

Pressure sensitive adhesive enables compostable labels and tape The packaging industry has lately been adopting more sustainable processes and greener materials. This is due to national and international regulations, buyers ́ desire for…
biodegradable hot melt adhesive 100% biodegradable

Biodegradable hot melt adhesive

Biodegradable hot melt adhesive systems reduce environmental impact To respond to the increased demand for greener packaging solutions, biodegradable hot melt adhesive systems have been developed. The biodegradable hot glue systems function…
folder gluer machine applies metallocene hot melt adhesive

Metallocene hot melt adhesive

Metallocene hot melt adhesive for maximum efficiency Metallocene hot melt adhesive is a high performance, low temperature adhesive which is suitable for various applications within the packaging industry. The metallocene adhesives are not…
packaging line with low temperature hot melt adhesive aka cool melt

Low temperature hot melt glue for packaging

Low temperature hot melt glue bonds and seals delicate materials In the packaging industry in particular, delicate materials such as paper, wrap around cases, carton and cardboard require bonding in a fast paced environment. Ideally, these…
industrial packaging line where pressure sensitive hot melt adhesive is applied

Pressure sensitive hot melt adhesive

Packaging industry benefits from pressure sensitive hot melt adhesive Pressure sensitive adhesives (PSA) refer to non-reactive adhesives which form bonds of different levels. The bonding process is started by applying moderate pressure.…
pile of pet bottles with labels glued using alkali soluble labeling adhesive

Alkali soluble labeling adhesive

Alkali soluble labeling adhesive increases PET recyclability Different adhesives used in the packaging industry greatly contribute to the development of greener packaging solutions. Not only is it important to consider the adhesives used…
used paper bag with bio-based packaging adhesive

Bio-based packaging adhesive

Step towards sustainability with bio-based packaging adhesive In the packaging industry, sustainability is becoming more of a norm rather than something special offered by a small selection of companies. Environmental legislation and standards,…