Tag Archive: case and carton

Four Quick Things to Know About Case and Carton Sealing

1) Hot melt is the most popular bonding adhesive when it comes to case and carton sealing.   2) It’s about sealing the flaps.

Application of the adhesive is typically an end of the line process and involves the adhesive being applied at an elevated temperature to open flaps, which are then placed in contact …

Continue reading »

How Evans Adhesive makes case and carton packaging possible

 

Most consumers interact with some kind of case and carton packaging almost every day without realizing it. This special, versatile kind of packaging brings you your food and drinks, household products, and many other things you use on a regular basis.

But this crucial packaging category wouldn’t be possible without a specific kind …

Continue reading »

Benefits and Challenges of Hot Melt Adhesives in Industrial Environments

In industrial use, hot melt adhesives (HMAs) provide several advantages over solvent-based adhesives.  They include:

  • Volatile organic compounds that are reduced or eliminated
  • The drying or curing step is eliminated
  • Hot melt adhesives have long shelf life and usually can be disposed of without special precautions
  • HMAs do not lose thickness during solidifying; solvent-based …

    Continue reading »