Film Formation of Latex Barrier Coatings

Understanding how a latex binder forms a film is critical to understanding how many modern products are made. That’s because so many products we use every day — coatings, adhesives, and composites — are made when wet latex is transformed into a final film material. Film formation is highly modifiable so that the final product is affected greatly by the process and chemistry you employ. Let’s take a deep dive into film formation of latex cohesive binders to understand the three essential stages.

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Heat Seal Adhesives and Heat Seal Coatings For Paper and Plastic films.

Cattie Adhesives manufactures a Full Line of Heat Seal Adhesives and Heat Seal Coatings For Paper and Plastic films including Cups – Labels – Lidding – Plastic films.

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Adhesives Education Corner

Craig Copping is the technical manager at Cattie Adhesives and has put together these articles over the  last 50 years in many adhesive and coating markets in which he has participated. His key focus has been in formula development, lab testing procedures, sales and marketing.

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