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Cattie Adhesives – Lab Testing Services

Cattie Adhesives- provides a wide range of Adhesive Lab Testing Services.

Our Chemists and Technical Group have the knowledge and experience to understand your complete Lab Testing Services project requirements.

WE provide Technical Support and Lab Testing Services in the areas of Adhesives, Coatings and Packaging.

Call us, we can help you determine which Adhesive Lab Tests are needed; and then we will evaluate the lab test results to select the best adhesive solution for your application.

We also provide Performance Testing & Evaluation Services; and Certified Test Reports for Validating adhesives to specific packaging performance requirements.

 Some of our Lab Testing Services include:

Adhesive Lab Testing Equipment

  • Softening Point Testing
  • Tensile Strength Testing
  • Peel testing
  • Page Pull testing
  • Tack testing
  • Loop tack testing
  • Adhesive Release testing
  • Adhesive Age Testing
  • Coat Weight testing
  • Clay Lift testing
  • Shear testing
  • Humidity testing
  • Temperature Exposure testing
  • Viscosity Measurement testing










Do you need?

  • An Adhesive or Coating Formula developed or modified.
  • An adhesive analyzed and matched.
  • Help to Run adhesive and coating trials.
  • To Determine the cause of problem on a line.
  • Some help determining who to call first-The substrate, ink, adhesive, or coating supplier.
  • Some help to determine if an adhesive problem is staff, maintenance or equipment related.
  • Help to meet a project time deadline.
  • Help to reorganize, downsize, cut costs.


  • Lab Prototypes or sample development.
  • Need for a catalyst, to get action started on a project.
  • Packaging Development.
  • Performance Testing Evaluation.
  • Raw Materials Sourced for Lower Cost.
  • Temporary Technical staff need.
  • Trusted independent advice on Adhesives & Coating.
  • Unique Adhesives & Coatings knowledge and experience.

We provide Technical Support and Lab Testing Services for:

  • Hot Melts.
  • Water based Adhesives.
  • Dextrin.
  • Heat seals.
  • Cohesive.

  • Wet and dry bond adhesives.
  • Barrier coatings.
  • Slip, anti-skid, anti-fog OPV coatings and adhesives.
  • Film and foil laminates.
  • Primers and laminating adhesives in water, solvent and solvent-less technologies.

General Services Available:

Project based Services & Capabilities:

  • Packaging system specification development.
  • Equipment and technology validation.
  • Cost reduction.
  • Test protocols.
  • Sample prototypes.
  • Commercial sampling through toll manufacturing.
  • Adhesive and coating selection and evaluation.


To speak with a technical representative about your application, and to request samples, please call us at 1-800-249-0337 or email us at:

Call us 1-800-249-0337 or send us a message to get a call back