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October 9, 2018 - Rigid Packaging

Resolve Case and Carton Hot Melt Adhesive Pre-Set and Slow Set Issues

Projected to be worth $9.64 billion by 2020, hot melt adhesives are used in a range of markets, such as packaging, tape and label and product assembly. Offering fast processing, environmental friendliness and versatility, they are a common go-to choice for bonding. However, hot melts are also prone to certain problems. In recent blogs, we …

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Hot Melt Polyester Adhesive Benefits

Hot melt polyester adhesive technology is used in various markets, including assembly, automotive and packaging. This infographic details some of their benefits. Bostik manufactures hot melt polyester adhesive products for a range of applications. For more information on how these hot melt polyester adhesive products meet customers’ needs, call 800-7-BOSTIK, or visit www.bostik.com/us.

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Troubleshooting Two Common Hot Melt Adhesive and Equipment Problems

In a recent blog, we discussed hot melt adhesive application methods and variables to consider. Now, let’s look at troubleshooting two common hot melt adhesive problems: charring and stringing. Hot Melt Adhesive Charring in Reservoirs Char is comprised of burned particles that result from the thermal degradation of organic substances. This can include: Certain adhesives …

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Best Practices for Hot Melt Adhesive Changeovers

Using hot melt adhesives for a range of applications offers the following advantages: Optimal holding power to corrugated materials Superior flexibility for better performance under constant stress Quick adhesion However, it’s important to follow the proper changeover technique when using hot melt adhesives. Doing so helps ensure reliable adhesive performance, reduces waste and minimizes downtime. Our …

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