recycling compatible adhesives

Acrylic polymer Acrynax 11588 is a permanently tacky

Acrynax 11588


ACRYNAX 11588 is a permanently tacky, 100% solid all-acrylic polymer designed for use as a hot melt pressure sensitive adhesive. It can also be used as a specialty additive to improve the performance of other adhesives by enhancing tack and flexibility. This product exhibits good adhesion to a variety of materials including polyester, glass, steel, aluminum, vinyl, fabric, non-wovens and paper. ACRYNAX 11588 provides moderate tack and peel adhesion with a high degree of cohesive strength. This product also has excellent resistance to creep or cold flow. ACRYNAX 11588 is a thermoplastic polymer which can be applied using a variety of hot melt coating equipment. This polymer may be used as is, or modified with compatible plasticizers, such as rosin based, hydrocarbon, or terpene- phenolic resins. 





A 1 mil (28 gsm) film of ACRYNAX 11588 cast directly onto 1 mil thickness polyester film will exhibit the following average performance properties when tested
on #304 stainless steel which has a #3 surface finish.

180° Peel Adhesion (20-min. bond time):  2.5 lb  
180° Peel Adhesion (24-hour bond time):  3.2 lb  
Loop Tack: 2.1 lb 
178° Shear Adhesion (½” x ½” x 1000g):  140 min 
FDA Compliance: 16 CFR 1500.3(C)(4) 




ACRYNAX 11588 is packaged in silicone-lined:
160 kg (352 lb) fiber drum
10 each of 2.25 kg (5 lb) boxes (50 lb total)
11.4 kg (25 lb) boxes

The recommendations and data contained in this Product Data Sheet for use of this product are based on information Franklin believes to be reliable. They are offered in good faith without guarantee, as conditions and methods of use of our product by Customer are beyond Franklin’s control. Customer must determine the suitability of the product for a particular application before adopting it on a commercial scale. 
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