A Class ahead in Advanced Adhesive Applications - WACKER Middle East & Africa

A Class ahead in Advanced Adhesive Applications

As WACKER perfects its vinyl acetate-ethylene (VAE) technology to improve the performance, safety and versatility it offers, VAE is increasingly being seen as a superior alternative to other technologies for various adhesive applications.

Whether for carton manufacturing or paper-to-film laminating applications – VINNAPAS® VAE dispersions possess the versatility and properties that you need to meet the specific requirements of the paper & packaging industry.

Advantages at a Glance:

  • Strong adhesion to cellulosic surfaces
  • Excellent heat resistance
  • Fast setting
  • High formulation versatility

Main Applications:

  • Paper and cardboard packaging
  • Film-to-board lamination
  • Tube winding
  • Envelopes
  • Bags
  • Folded boxes
  • Bookbinding

From assembly to film lamination – VINNAPAS® VAE dispersions provide you with solutions for your specific wood and furniture adhesive applications.

Advantages at a Glance:

  • Strong adhesion to wood surfaces
  • Excellent heat resistance
  • Fast setting
  • Broad formulation latitude

Main Applications:

  • Wood lamination
  • EPI systems

For flooring adhesives, performance is crucial, but products also need to comply with environmental labels. VINNAPAS® VAE dispersions from WACKER offer an excellent property profile while complying with strict regulations.

Advantages at a Glance:

  • Excellent adhesion to a wide variety of substrates
  • High adhesion
  • High temperature resistance
  • High dimensional stability
  • Excellent open time

Main Applications:

  • Polyvinyl chloride
  • Linoleum
  • Rubber
  • Polyolefin
  • Textile
  • Cork


Find detailed information on VAE, its technology and applications, history and markets as well as mega-trends served by VAE on our detailed website in English language.


Web App “The World of VINNAPAS® Dispersions”

This app is based on HTML5 web technology. To open it, you need a next-generation browser (minimum resolution of 1024 x 800 px):

- Chrome

- Safari

- Firefox (with restrictions)

- Internet Explorer 9 (with restrictions)

These pages are best viewed on a second-generation iPad or higher. To view them, save the downloaded application as a favorite on your home screen. Launch it by tapping it with your finger.


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