Adhesives

Mactac Launches New Series of High-Tack Acrylic Double-Coated Tapes and Transfer Adhesives

Products feature the latest in solvent-free, 100-percent solids adhesive technology

Leveraging more than 50 years of experience in the industrial tape market, pressure-sensitive adhesives supplier, Mactac®, has launched a new series of high-tack acrylic double-coated tapes and transfer adhesives.

Developed with the company’s innovative solvent-free, 100-percent solids adhesive technology, the product series features Mactac’s new high-tack acrylic adhesive –MP410.

An aggressive, high-tack adhesive, MP410 is easy to handle and die-cut and was designed to perform well on a variety of substrates, including: ABS (acrylonitrile butadiene styrene), metals, polycarbonate, most foams, fabrics and HDPE (high density polyethylene).

As Mactac’s newest 100-percent solids, solvent-free, adhesive technology innovation, the MP410 high-tack acrylic adhesive touts low levels of VOCs, migratory compounds and residuals. It also delivers numerous benefits to the new product series, such as:

• Excellent optical properties
• Adhesion performance superior to many traditional solvent acrylics
• Outstanding solvent, chemical and plasticizer resistance
• UV-resistance
• Wide performance range, a versatile option for a multi-purpose tape

“Mactac’s extensive expertise in adhesive coating, combined with our state-of-the-art technology, expands functionality, inspires new product designs and positions us as a market leader in clean adhesive technology,” said Janet Page, Marketing Manager, Mactac Performance Adhesives. “With the environmental and economic benefits of 100-percent solids coating, we are proud to offer the market an acrylic adhesive that is completely solvent-free and meets customers’ needs for high-performance.”

The new product series is available in multiple coat weights with either a moisture stable poly-coated kraft (PCK) liner or economical super calendered kraft (SCK) liner and is ideal for various adhesive tape applications, including:

• Appliances
• Automotive interiors
• Foam fabrication
• Gaskets •
General mounting
• Insulation bonding and sound damping

When stored in original packaging at room temperature, the new series has an estimated 2-year shelf life.

By |May 10th, 2016|Adhesives|Comments Off on Mactac Launches New Series of High-Tack Acrylic Double-Coated Tapes and Transfer Adhesives

Spinnaker Adds Microtak™ Microsphere Adhesive

Troy, Ohio – March 2, 2016 – Spinnaker Coating LLC, a manufacturer and industry-leading service provider of pressure sensitive paper and film products for the printing industry, has added a microsphere adhesive called Microtak™ to its product line.

Microtak is an ultra removable acrylic adhesive that uses microsphere technology to provide long-term removability, repositionability, and re-application on many substrates. “Our customers have continued to ask us for this type of product, and we are excited to be able to offer it on a variety of facestocks. It adds even more versatility to our removable product offerings,” said Joel Ulrich, Roll Product Manager.

Microtak ultra removable adhesive is currently stocked with 44# CTT paper, Primeglos™ paper, 2.0 mil Clear and 2.3 mil White BOPP, and PrimeScan® film. A direct thermal paper option will be launched in the coming months. Common applications include: glass, building supplies, corrugate, and many other substrates where repositionability or reapplication is desired

By |March 2nd, 2016|Adhesives|Comments Off on Spinnaker Adds Microtak™ Microsphere Adhesive