New Laminating 50 is a vinyl acetate copolymer adhesive designed to bond HPL to particleboard and fiberboard. It’s a versatile wood adhesive with high green and tensile strength that also can be applied via varied methods including  continuous heated-panel laminating systems, pinch roll and dead stack or limited lay-up time cold-press operations.


Franklin Adhesives & Polymers, a division of Franklin International, has expanded its already extensive line of wood adhesives for lamination with the addition of Laminating 50, a vinyl acetate copolymer adhesive for bonding HPL to particleboard and fiberboard.

Laminating 50 is a versatile wood adhesive that works well with a number of different application methods, including continuous heated-panel laminating systems, pinch roll and dead stack or limited lay-up time cold-press operations. It also has high sprayability.

High green strength further simplifies the lamination process, and high tensile strength ensures durability of finished wood goods.

 Laminating 50 joins a dozen other wood adhesives Franklin Adhesives & Polymers developed specifically for laminating processes. The division also offers a range of high-performance wood adhesives for assembly, edge and face gluing and fingerjointing.

More information on Laminating 50 is available at or by contacting Technical Support (North America) at (800)877-4583,


About Franklin International: Established in 1935, Franklin International is among the largest privately held manufacturers of adhesives and sealants in the U.S. The company employs approximately 400 at its headquarters, laboratory and plant, in Columbus, Ohio; eight U.S. distribution centers; and a plant in Guangzhou, China. Franklin provides local support to customers domestically and globally through a network of 75 independent sales representatives and direct field sales associates. The company maintains two divisions: the Construction Division manufactures Titebond-brand wood glues, construction adhesives, sealants and flooring products, and Franklin Adhesives & Polymers provides adhesives for wood product assembly, filter assembly and tapes and labels.

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