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Self-adhesive compostable labels

from renewable resources

Fruit labels

Continual development of a sustainable business

whilst pursuing a sustainable environment

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Self-adhesive compostable labels

from renewable resources

Packaging

Labels from nature

return to nature

Adhesive

Self-adhesive compostable labels

from renewable resources

Face stock material

PLA white – BioTAK® S100

PLA

Polylactic acid or polylactide (PLA) is a thermoplastic polyester derived from renewable resources, such as corn starch, tapioca roots, chips or sugarcane. PLA is available in clear (transparent, no-label look) and white.

  • Resistant to oil and greases
  • High gloss
  • Certified in compliance with EN 13432 for industrial composting
  • High renewable content

PLA can be used for self-adhesive labels in its plain form or as a compound, making it more or less flexible.

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.

Facestock PLA (Poly Lactic Acid) is a coated white high gloss film from renewable resources.
Thickness: 50μm (1.969 mil)
Yield: 63 g/m2

Liner
The liner is a white glassine paper
Thickness: 54μm (2,13 mil)
Yield: 61 g/m2 (88 lbs/mmsi)
39# per ream (24”X36”)

Applications
The product is suitable for a variety of applications. The label is resistant to oil and grease. The label is suitable for applications to complete a biodegradable packaging. For all applications we recommend to test the performance of the labels, especially in moist and wet conditions.

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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