Covinax 271-00 is a polyvinyl alcohol stabilized vinyl acrylic copolymer developed for permanent pressure sensitive applications involving paper labels and packaging applications. It exhibits excellent adhesion to synthetic films such as polyethylene, polypropylene, polystyrene, cryovac, teslin and polyester. It has a balance of tack and cohesive strength that makes it ideal for many permanent applications. The polyvinyl alcohol colloid in Covinax 271-00 allows easy cleanup and imparts excellent machining. It can be applied with a knife, rod, roller coater or extruded in beads for various packaging applications.