Adecol® C-223G adhesive is an aqueous dispersion of a copolymer based on vinyl/ethylene acetate that has been modified with special additives. It has excellent fluidity and initial tack, as well as good grip. This adhesive is typically used for side and bottom closure of envelopes and cardboard boxes, and can be applied using a nozzle in automatic equipment.

Product TypeContact Adhesive

Application AreaCardboard Boxes, Envelope

Compatible Substrates & SurfacesCardboards, Paper

Application MethodBrush, Nozzle

Chemical FamilyEthylene Vinyl Acetate (EVA)

Technical Data Sheet

Enhanced TDS

Identification & Functionality

Product Type

Features & Benefits

Product Characteristics

Adhesive presents good performance in fluidity, initial tack and grip.

Applications & Uses

Application Area
Application Method
Compatible Substrates & Surfaces
Typical Applications

Side and bottom closure of envelopes and cardboard boxes, application by nozzle in automatic equipment.


Offset paper, duplex and triplex cards and cardboards.

Application Instructions

Surfaces must be free of dust, grease or oil. For manual gluing, be careful to keep the brush in water after use, thus avoiding dryness and supposed lumps for the gluing area. The application must be verified for each specific case according to the following factors: Characteristics of the substrates, equipment, speed, amount of adhesive and the ambient temperature must be above 15° C.


Physical Form
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Viscosity (sp 2/20 rpm, at 25°C)200 - 300mPa.sBrookfield RVT
FilmTransparent and flexible
pH (at 25°C)4.0 - 6.0
Solids Content44.0 - 49.0%

Packaging & Availability

Regional Availability
  • Latin America

Storage & Handling

Shelf Life
6 Months
Storage Conditions

In the original packaging, well closed and protected from the sun, dust, humidity and high temperatures. Clean and dry place, temperature between 5 ° C and 35 ° C is advisable.