ADCOTE 37R972

Adcote™ 37R972 is a very low heat activating, water-based dispersion that is based on high molecular weight ethylene interpolymers. Adcote 37R972 exhibits good heat seal bonds when exposed to low temperature heat sealing conditions. It also has good clarity that may be achieved at low web temperatures. Adcote 37R972 is suggested for use as a heat seal coating, pigment binder, laminating adhesive, primer, and as a formulating base to produce other functional coatings. It can be applied to paper, various treated films, and aluminum foil. Adcote 37R972 is formulated to seal to polyester, polyethylene, polypropylene, aluminum foil, and PVDC-coated glassine paper.

Features & Benefits

Low activation temeprature for use on shrink film applications. Good clarity for use on films with little or no ink coverage.

Key Properties

Application Method
Gravure|Wire Wound Rods
Coating Weight
1.5 lbs/ream for coating, 3.0 lbs/ream for lidding structures
Carrier
Water
Chemistry
Ethylene Vinyl Acetate
Color
Tan Liquid
Density
8.2 lbs/gallon
Recommended Diluent
DI Water
Drying Web Temperature
150-170 °F
Key Performance Benefits
Low activation temp, good clarity
Shelf Life
360 days
Applied Solids
38-43 %
Supplied Solids
45 %
Solvent
Water
Apply To Substrate
PET, Foil, Paper
Seal To Substrate
PET, PVC, PETG
Thinner
DI water
Nominal Application Temperature
Room Temperature
Viscosity
150 cPs @ 77 °F

Techincal Resources

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