Adecol® C-406 adhesive is a high-performance adhesive made from a polyvinyl acetate homopolymer in aqueous dispersion, modified with special additives. This adhesive is known for its excellent machinability and good fluidity, as well as its strong initial tack and final grip. It is commonly used in the side and bottom closure of boxes, and can be applied using HHS nozzle in high-speed machines.

Product Type: Contact Adhesive

Application Area: Cardboard Boxes

Chemical Family: Polyvinyl Acetates (PVA)

Technical Data Sheet

Enhanced TDS

Identification & Functionality

Product Type

Features & Benefits

Product Characteristics

Adhesive presents great performance in machinability and good fluidity, in addition to strong initial tack and final grip.

Applications & Uses

Application Area
Typical Applications

Side and bottom closure of boxes, application by HHS nozzle in high speed machine.


Duplex and triplex card with reservation 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.


Physical Form
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Viscosity (sp 2/20 rpm, at 25°C)400 - 500mPa.sBrookfield RVT
FilmTransparent and flexible--
Fluidity (at 25°C, CF4)88 - 102sec-
pH (at 25°C)4.0 - 6.0--
Solids Content42.0 - 46.0%-

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.