We're here to help! You may be experiencing a common adhesives issue. We can help you identify and solve the issue with our troubleshooting guide or get you in touch with someone who can identify more complex issues. WHICH PRODUCT LINE ARE YOU WORKING WITH? HOT-MELT ADHESIVES LIQUID ADHESIVES

SolutionsWhat Are Hot-Melt Adhesives?

Hot-melt adhesives are polymer-based, thermoplastic adhesives that are solid at room temperature. To apply, hot-melt must be heated to a molten state that allows it to be extruded or spread. When hot-melt glue cools, it forms a coating that bonds to the substrates. Hot-melt adhesive has a variety of uses, including:

  • Retail and end-of-line packaging
  • Bottle and can labeling
  • Product assembly
  • Book binding
  • Graphic arts
  • Paper converting
  • Non-wovens and hygiene
  • Textiles 

APPLIED Adhesives’ hot-melt adhesivesincluding pressure-sensitive adhesivesprocess quickly, offer versatile formulations for flexible to rigid bonds, are safe and environmentally friendly, and allow for efficient shipping and storage.