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OMNOVA Launches Water-based Acrylic Adhesive Designed for Ultra-removable Label Applications

Published on 2011-05-10. Author : SpecialChem

FAIRLAWN, OHIO -- OMNOVA Solutions' Specialty Chemicals business has unveiled its new NovaCryl™ PS-R 30 pressure sensitive adhesive (PSA) for film tape and label markets. NovaCryl PS-R 30 is a water-based acrylic polymer adhesive designed for ultra-removable label applications, including those used for storage identification, decals and window cling graphics, as well as protective films for glass, automotive components, electronics and displays. This product features excellent cling and electro-wetting characteristics, and delivers clean removability with no "ghosting."

NovaCryl PS-R 30 is free of alkyl phenol ethoxylate (APE) type surfactants, offering a more environmentally preferred profile for certain end use applications. It is available as a base polymer or a coater-ready formulation, and is compatible with many wetting agents, defoamers and rheology modifiers. NovaCryl PS-R 30 is FDA 21 CFR, section 175.105 compliant for indirect food contact applications.

OMNOVA Solutions is a Responsible Care® company, with a strong, long-standing commitment to the American Chemistry Council's environmental, health, safety and security initiative that covers nearly every aspect of chemical development, manufacturing, transportation and disposal.

About OMNOVA Solutions

OMNOVA Solutions is a technology-based company with 2010 pro forma sales (including the recent ELIOKEM acquisition) of over US$1.1 billion and a global workforce of approximately 3,000. OMNOVA Solutions is an innovator of emulsion polymers, specialty chemicals and decorative and functional surfaces for a variety of commercial, industrial and residential end uses.

Source: OMNOVA Solutions

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