The Universal Selection Source: Adhesives Ingredients

Footwear adhesives: Take your Polyurethane formulation to the next level

Case Study | Supplied by UBE

Polyurethane adhesives are broadly used for attaching the upper to the shoe sole. But how can you make sure that your PU water-based adhesives achieve good bond strengths? And how can you improve your current solvent-based systems too? 

Eternacoll® Polycarbonate Diols significantly improve the performance of waterborne and solvent-based PU adhesives. They bring improved durability, excellent adhesion to a variety of substrates, and an increased resistance to hydrolysis for long lasting and high performance PU Footwear adhesives.

2 Comments on "Footwear adhesives: Take your Polyurethane formulation to the next level"
SpecialChem Team * Mar 17, 2016
Dear Gary, Thanks for your interest. The ageing conditions for the tests of this case study were water immersion at 70ºC. Best regards, The SpecialChem Team
Gary T Mar 14, 2016
What were the aging conditions you reference in this article? Thanks, Gary

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