Converting Adhesives Converting Hot melt PSA for self adhesive tapes, labels, bags, closures.

Adhesives for tapes and labels

A challenge that no other is better able to meet!

Johns Adhesives supplies a wide range of adhesive options for all your tape and label needs.  Our range of high quality hot melt adhesives are world class.  There is a clean, high quality hot melt solution for all labelling applications.

  • Suitable for use on high speed, in-line coating and die-cutting operations
  • Application by slot or roller coater
  • High tensile strength
  • High or low peel adhesion
  • Adhesives for use at extremes of temperature: -40°C to +100°C
  • Grades suitable for direct food contact - raw materials approved to F&DA CFR 21.175.125
  • Hypo-allergenically approved for skin contact
  • High speed applications - up to 160 m/minute for labels and up to 300m/minute for tapes
  • Long storage life on the reel
  • Good clarity
  • Easy die cutting
Hot melt pressure sensitive adhesives for tapes and labels

Johns Adhesives supplies a range of market leading pressure sensitive adhesives that can be coated on to:.

  • Paper
  • Metal foils
  • Plastic films
  • Foams
  • Textiles

Uses vary from the manufacture of paper bags to applications within the automotive industry; and from coating of plastic films to the manufacture of pressure sensitive labels.

High shear strength and high heat resistance may be a critical requirement, as may wet out and quick-stick properties.

Applications and industries

Johns Adhesives services a wide range of industries and our tape and label hot melt adhesives are used for a diverse range of applications including:

  • Self-adhesive tapes
  • Self-adhesive labels, permanent or peelable
  • Dry peel
  • Tip-ins
  • Difficul surfaces and freeze thaw
  • Pest control
  • Bandages and plasters