Water-Based Coating supports heat sealing and heat activation.January 17, 2014 -
Suitable for packaging applications where heat sealed or heat activated combinations are required, AqualeneŽ 1185HS bonds plastic films, paper, paperboard, and aluminum foil. Product is applied by flexographic presses and other roller coating applicators used in both web and sheet-fed production equipment. Achieving heat sealing or heat activation at 210–230°F, coating contains no VOCs or ozone depleting ingredients and can be cleaned up without caustic cleaning products.
New Eco-Friendly Heat Seal or Heat Activated Coating for Bonding Plastic Films, Papers and Metal Foils Introduced by Aqua Based Technologies
Aqua Based Technologies, a division of ADM Tronics, Inc.
224 Pegasus Ave.
Northvale, NJ, 07647
Press release date: January 16, 2014
Northvale, NJ — AqualeneŽ 1185HS, a new, eco-friendly, water-based heat sealable or heat activated coating, for a wide range of plastic films, such as polyester (PET), polystyrene (PS), vinyl (PVC), paper, paperboard, and aluminum foil has been introduced by Aqua Based Technologies, a division of ADM Tronics Unlimited, Inc. This heat-seal coating technology is suitable for a wide range of packaging applications where heat sealed or heat activated combinations are required.
AqualeneŽ 1185HS was designed to be applied by flexographic presses and other roller coating applicators used in both web and sheet-fed production equipment. Heat sealing or heat activation is achieved at only 210° - 230°F (98°-110°C) allowing for use in a wide range of packaging structures.
AqualeneŽ 1185HS is completely water-based, containing no volatile organic compounds (VOC-free) or ozone depleting ingredients, making it environmentally safe, without requiring emission controls or safety procedures as are necessary for competitive, hazardous, solvent-based coatings. It is easy to clean up without the use of caustic or hazardous cleaning products.
For details on AqualeneŽ 1185HS, and other innovative, eco-friendly formulations, visit aquabased.com. To receive tips and techniques on new coatings, adhesives, primers and additives for the packaging and converting industries, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Aqua Based Technologies - aquabased.com - develops and manufacturers water-based, non-toxic, eco-friendly, chemical formulations for a wide array of industries including food, medical and pharmaceutical packaging; laminating, converting, wall covering, printing and graphic arts. Aqua Based Technologies’ complete line of adhesives, primers, coatings and additives, all water-based, are used by customers throughout the US and internationally.
ADM Tronics Unlimited, Inc. (OTCQB:ADMT) - admtronics.com - is a technology-based developer and manufacturer of unique, environmentally-safe, health and life enhancing technologies and products. Its diversified business segments include eco-friendly, water-based industrial chemicals; precision electronics and medical devices; and, contract design, engineering, regulatory and manufacturing services.
AqualeneŽ is a registered trademark of ADM Tronics Unlimited, Inc.