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Self-adhesive compostable labels

from renewable resources

Fruit labels

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Self-adhesive compostable labels

from renewable resources

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Labels from nature

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Self-adhesive compostable labels

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Face stock material

Natural paper – BioTAK® S100

Bagasse Natural
Bagasse (sugarcane fiber) is an agribusiness residue which can be used in paper manufacturing. Our sugarcane fiber paper is biodegradable, compostable, and recyclable.

Look and feel
Sugarcane fiber paper is available in white (bleached) and with a ‘natural look’ (unbleached). On the paper with natural look the sugarcane fibers are still visible, making it an excellent choice for natural products.The material is EN13432 certified.

Advantages of sugarcane fiber paper
• Sugarcane fiber is an agribusiness residue that does not compete against food production or soil use.
• Sugarcane fiber paper stands out because it allows optimising the use of energy, water and chemicals in the paper manufacturing process.
• This residue is available year round.
• Only one plant or piece of agricultural land is needed for two products: food and the raw material for paper.

The uncoated, natural fibre is available in reel lengths of 1.000 and 2.000m, standard width of 250mm, 333mm and 500mm on 76mm (3”) core.

Facestock
A brownish high quality woodfree paper, made from agricultural waste (bagasse).
Uncoated, natural fibre
Thickness: 95μm
Yield: 70 g/m2

Adhesive BioTAK® S100 is a permanent compostable acrylic adhesive. It is carefully formulated to include a high content of renewable materials. The adhesive is certified to EN13432 and complies EC 1935/2004 & FDA for direct food applications. The adhesive is permanently tacky, having a good initial tack and adheres on a wide variety of substrates.

Liner
The liner is a white glassine paper Thickness: 55μm Yield: 62 g/m2

Applications
The product is suitable for a variety of applications. The uncoated natural fibres emphasize the natural content. The label is suitable for applications to complete bio based and biodegradable packaging. Facestock and adhesive are certified for direct food applications and compliant to EN13432.

For all applications we recommend to test the performance of the labels.

Reel specifications
Reel lengths 1.000 and 2.000m, standard width of 250mm, 333mm and 500mm on 76mm (3”) core. Other dimensions available on request.

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