Author : SpecialChem
Mactac Industrial Tapes to launch a new solvent-free acrylic product line designed to offer superior adhesion to challenging low-surface energy (LSE) substrates.
|Mactac's range of PSA acrylic tapes for LSE substrates|
The new line, LSE427 Acrylic Tapes, features Mactac’s latest high-performance, 100-percent solids acrylic adhesive innovation – LSE427.
The aggressive adhesive performs exceptionally well on LSE substrates, such as thermoplastic polyolefin (TPO), high-density polyethylene (HDPE), low-density polyethylene (LDPE), polypropylene and most foam materials, including open- and closed-cell foam constructions.
With varying adhesive coat weights for both smooth and rough surfaces, LSE427 Acrylic Tapes products are ideal for applications such as:
The product line is available as a double-coated tape, supported transfer adhesive or transfer adhesive. It has excellent chemical and UV resistance and the adhesive is protected by a two-side silicone coated moisture-stable 72# polycoated Kraft liner. Depending on converting methods and handling preferences, the supported transfer adhesive and transfer adhesive products can be customized with one or two liners.
The product line includes:
“At Mactac, one of our greatest strengths is our ability to keep an ongoing pulse on the industrial tape market to both meet and predict current and future customer/market needs,” said Janet Page, Senior Marketing Manager, Mactac Performance Adhesives. “As we continued to see an increased demand for pressure-sensitive adhesives that could successfully adhere to LSE materials, we expanded our 100-percent solids, solvent-free platform, leading to the development of LSE427.” LSE427 Acrylic Tapes are available in 54-inch rolls and feature a 2-year shelf life.
Source: Mactac Industrial Tapes