Adecol® CQ-4197 adhesive is based on thermoplastic polymers and modified tacky resins. Adecol® CQ-4197 adhesive has excellent thermal stability and excellent oxidation resistance at the application temperature, not altering its adhesive properties and maintaining the high relationship between adhesion forces and cohesion. It also has a short open time and a high hot tack, making it ideal for high-speed equipment.

Product Type: Contact Adhesive

Application Area: Cardboard Boxes, Trays

Compatible Substrates & Surfaces: Cardboards

Technical Data Sheet
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Identification & Functionality

Features & Benefits

Ready-to-Use Product Features
Product Characteristics

The ADECOL® CQ-4197 adhesive has excellent thermal stability, excellent oxidation resistance at the application temperature, not altering its adhesive properties, maintaining the high relation between adhesion forces and cohesion, has short open time and high hot tack, being ideal for high speed equipment.

Applications & Uses

Application Area
Compatible Substrates & Surfaces
Typical Applications

This adhesive has been specially developed for mounting and automatic closing of trays and cardboard boxes (especially export type fruit boxes), where high performance in high speed equipment is required as well as high temperature resistance.


Trays and cardboard boxes (especially export type fruit boxes).

Application Instructions

Surfaces should be free dust, grease or oil, the application temperature range should be checked at each specific step according to the following factors: Characteristics of substrates, equipment, speed, quantity adhesive and ambient temperature.


Solid and pellets
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Viscosity (sp 27/50 rpm, at 150°C)1,800 - 2,800mPa.sBrookfield RVT
FilmSlightly yellowish--
Softening Point108.0 - 118.0°C-
Application Temperature150 - 180°C-

Technical Details & Test Data

Viscosity Curve

Adecol® CQ-4197 - Viscosity Curve

Packaging & Availability

Regional Availability
  • Latin America

Storage & Handling

Shelf Life
24 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.