Press Release Summary:
CONTOURÂ® 34-493A affixes wrap-around labels to food and beverage bottles, provides long open time and tackiness, and dries clear. It holds paper and plastic labels to bottles made of glass, PVC, and PET and is appropriate for roll-fed and cut-and-stack labeling. Operators can run entire speed range from jog speed up to 800 containers/min. Product meets composition requirements of Indirect Food Additives, Regulation 21 CFR 175.105.
Original Press Release:
New Adhesive for Cold Water Bottles Provides Long Open Time & Tackiness
BRIDGEWATER, NJ--A new, hot melt adhesive for affixing wrap-around labels to food and beverage bottles provides long open time and tackiness. This specialty adhesive dries clear allowing consumers to see through the label.
The product, designated CONTOUR® 34-493A adhesive, holds paper or plastic labels to bottles made of glass, polyvinyl chloride (PVC) or polyethylene terephalate (PET). Experience has shown that the versatile adhesive serves well for roll fed and cut-and-stack labeling. Labeling line operators can run the entire speed range from jog speed up to 800 containers per minute when they use CONTOUR 34-493A adhesive.
CONTOUR 34-493A adhesive meets composition requirements of Indirect Food Additives, Regulation 21 CFR 175.105 "Adhesives" to ensure public health and meet safety standards.
For more information on CONTOUR 34-493A adhesive, contact National Adhesives Information Center, One Matrix Drive, Monroe, NJ 08831. Call 1-800-797-4992. Fax 1-609-409-5699. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
National Adhesives is a unit of National Starch and Chemical Company, a worldwide manufacturer of adhesives, specialty polymers, electronic and engineering materials, natural polymers and advanced ingredients with headquarters in Bridgewater, NJ, and 2001 sales of $2.6 billion. The company is a member of the ICI Group.