Adecol® C-342 adhesive is a vinyl/ethylene acetate copolymer in aqueous dispersion, modified with special additives. Adhesive presents high performance in grip, initial tack and quick drying, providing optimal performance in automatic equipment. It used on side closing of paper boxes, applied by disk system in high speed machine.

Product TypeContact Adhesive

Compatible Substrates & SurfacesCardboards, Coated Surfaces, Paper

Application MethodBrush, Roller

Chemical FamilyEthylene Vinyl Acetate (EVA)

Technical Data Sheet

Enhanced TDS

Identification & Functionality

Carrier
Product Type

Features & Benefits

Product Characteristics

Adhesive presents high performance in grip, initial tack and quick drying, providing optimal performance in automatic equipment.

Applications & Uses

Application Method
Compatible Substrates & Surfaces
Typical Applications

Adhesive used on side closing of paper boxes, applied by disc system in high speed machine.

Substrates

Duplex and triplex cardboard and offset paper with water-based varnish coating and reserve area.

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.

Properties

Color
Physical Form
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Viscosity (sp 4/20 rpm, at 25°C)5,500 - 7,500mPa.sBrookfield RVT
FilmColorless, transparent and flexible
pH (at 25°C)4.0 - 5.0
Solids Content51.0 - 57.0%

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.