Today we would like to share with you a series of basic questions that many of our customers often ask us about hot melt adhesives. It is true that we have left the more technical ones aside so that we can all know a little more about the subject that concerns us. Nowadays, the overexposure we have to information thanks to the Internet makes it more difficult for us to retain content. In addition, so much information ends up making us lazy when it comes to reading, which means that we probably end up leaving things out that are really going to provide us with knowledge, while instead we read others that do not provide us with a positive return on our time.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT HOTMELT ADHESIVES
WHAT ARE HOT MELT ADHESIVES?
They are thermoplastic materials, solid at room temperature, but which change their state at high temperatures and are used to make extreme fixings of different types of materials.
WHERE ARE THEY USED?
Hot melt adhesives have a multitude of applications: packaging, graphic arts, construction, automotive industry, wood and furniture, textiles, mattresses and sanitary products.
WHAT TYPES ARE THERE?
There are different types of adhesives depending mainly on their application: Hot Melt Eva Rubber, PUR Hot Melt, Hot Melt Metallocene and Hot Melt Glue Sticks.
ARE THEY BETTER THAN TRADITIONAL ADHESIVES?
Among their main advantages: higher performance which speeds up production and reduces costs, the hold is much stronger. They are reusable.