Applied Products, Inc.
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Capabilities

Capabilities

Applied Products facilities feature a full array of state-of-the-art coating, laminating and converting equipment. And with over 35 years of experience, we are the industry-leading experts in the manufacture of polymeric pressure-sensitive adhesives for foam and elastomeric polymers.

Coating & Toll Coating

Coating & Toll Coating

Applied Products made the decision to invest in GREEN technology over 35 years ago. Today our solvent-free facility manufactures some of the highest performance low to no VOC products and 100% solids (acrylic and rubber-based) pressure-sensitive adhesives on the market.

  • Coating Processes:
  • Mayer Rod Coating
  • Slot-die Coating
  • Rotogravure Coating
  • Adhesive Carriers:
  • PET Film
  • Non-woven
  • Scrim
  • Tissue
  • BOPP Film
  • Foil
  • Property Ranges:
  • Loop Tack: 0.5 to > 10.00 lbs / sq in
  • Peel Adhesion: 10 to 200 oz
  • Shear Strength: 1 - 1,000 (+) Hours
  • Operating Temps: (-34° F) to (+450° F) (Per PSTC Specs)
  • UL Specs: Meets UL723 25/50, UL94
  • Supported & Unsupported Transfer Adhesives Up to 10 mils
  • Large & Diverse Inventory of Release Liners:
  • 60# & 80# Bleached, Stabilized Densified Kraft
  • 60# & 74# Poly-coated Krafts
  • 8 pt. & 12 pt. Bleached Board Stock
  • Tear-resistant Poly-blend Film
  • PET Film
  • Easy to tight release properties
  • 54", 60" and 62" standard widths
  • Specialty:
  • Precision scored split-back release liner
  • Custom zone coating
  • Extended liners on transfer tapes & foam tapes
  • Double Coated Foam Tapes:
  • Close Cell Sponge Rubber
  • Cross-Linked Polyethylene Foam

Laminating

Laminating

Our stringent quality control checks guarantee you receive laminated materials that meet your specifications for bond strength (foam tear), flatness and roll or sheet size necessary to meet the functional requirements of both your product and your processes. Our adhesive offerings include low to no VOC emulsion and 100% solids (acrylic and rubber based) pressure-sensitive products.

  • Materials Include:
  • Closed Cell Sponge Rubber
  • Cross-linked Polyethylene
  • Polyester Foam
  • Polyether Urethane Foam
  • High Density Urethane Foam
  • Open Cell Rubber
  • Fabric
  • Film
  • Foil
  • Cellulose Fiber
  • Capabilities:
  • Widths Up to 62"
  • Bulk Laminated Rolls Up to 40" Diameter
  • Foam Tape Logs Ready for Single Knife Slitting
  • Quantities Available by Truckload, Pallet or Cartons

Converting

Converting

Applied Products has over 35 years of experience in the converting industry. Since the very beginning our focus has always been on delivering high quality materials that meet each customer’s unique needs. And with ongoing investment in state-of-the-art converting technologies, we continue to build on our capabilities and deliver value for our customers. 

  • Slitting Capabilities:
  • Score
  • Razor
  • Shear
  • Automatic Single Knife
  • Other Capabilities:
  • Spooling
  • Skiving
  • Printing
  • In-line Laminating

Quality Control & Testing

Quality Control & Testing

With experienced staff operating state-of-the-art testing equipment and ISO 9001-2015 certified facilities, Applied Products' customers trust us to deliver the highest quality adhesive systems.

  • Testing Capabilities:
  • Peel Adhesion
  • Loop Tack
  • Release Value
  • Shear Strength
  • FTIR (Fourier-transform Infrared Spectroscopy)
  • Microscopic Web Inspection
  • Humidity Test Chamber
  • SAFT (Shear Adhesion Failure Test)