Hotmelt adhesive: Designed to optimize coater line speed in PSA applications

Henkel's TECHNOMELT hotmelt adhesive technology is the leading choice for best results in our customers' production processes, designed to optimize coater line speed in PSA applications. TECHNOMELT adhesives provide superior cost-in-use and are trusted for quality, reliability and efficiency.

With Henkel's pressure sensitive adhesives, customers profit by a high tack and a use in various applications such as tapes, labels or medical products. Among the adhesive solutions there are hotmelts that also fulfill food contact requirements.

TECHNOMELT Hotmelt Adhesive for Labels

Henkel's TECHNOMELT hotmelt range comprises high-tack adhesives for multiple label applications, including food labels, clear labels, packing list envelopes, general purpose permanent labels, fabric & tire labels, removable & reclosable labels and specialty labels. Key benefits across these applications include:

  • Good adhesion to a variety of substrates, e.g. recycled paper, cardboard or PE
  • Enabling high-quality label design
  • For demanding applications, e.g. direct food contact, RFID or digital printing
  • Good balance between adhesion and cohesion
  • Excellent adhesion to dry, moist and fatty products
  • Optimized for a no label look
  • Smooth removability from a wide range of surfaces and repositionability
  • Good performance at low temperatures

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TECHNOMELT Hotmelt Adhesive for Tapes

Regarding the tape market, Henkel's TECHNOMELT hotmelt range includes reliable adhesives for various tape applications such as automotive tape, security bags & bag closing, construction & roofing tape, electronic assembly, general purpose permanent tape, hook and hoop tape and insect sticky traps. Key benefits across these applications include:

  • Suitable for a wide range of applications, e.g. mounting, insulation or security
  • Wide temperature application window
  • Good adhesion to PE and PP
  • Very good UV resistance
  • Excellent adhesion to carrier material
  • Very high tack and peel values
  • Good anchorage to non-polar substrates
  • Low fogging and outgassing
  • Very high SAFT

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Henkel's innovative TECHNOMELT hotmelt range also encompasses adhesives for medical applications where skin contact is an essential topic, e.g. wound dressings, bandages, medical tape and electrodes. Key benefits across these applications include:

  • Approved for skin contact applications (ISO 10993)
  • Good anchorage to various medical substrates
  • High adhesion combined with good cohesion
  • Good under moist conditions
  • Clear adhesives for medical tapes and plasters
  • Clean removability
  • Careful selection of raw materials
  • Optimized for comfortable medium term wear

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