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Article | July 31, 1999
National Adhesives: National Adhesives: UV-curable adhesive
Ultra-Cure(TM) 2000 is a hot melt p-s adhesive that cures instantly upon exposure to UV radiation. Made by National Starch & Chemical (Bridgewater, NJ), Ultra-Cure 2000 is said to provide tack and peel strength similar to a conventional hot melt p-s adhesive, yet maintains a bond at elevated temperatures after curing.
It can withstand 350°F for more than 72 hr. Adheres to low-energy surfaces like HDPE and can be used for tapes films and labels.
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