Company : Paramelt B.V

Category : Chemicals and Adhesives

Key Products : Adhesives and Coatings for flexible packaging and labelling

Paramelt is a global leading manufacturer of specialty waxes and a fast-growing producer of industrial adhesives and packaging coatings in Europe.

From Heerhugowaard and Veendam in the Netherlands, as well as three sites in the US and one in China, Paramelt provides an extensive product range for the flexible packaging and paper / board converting industries, as well as adhesives for end-of-line packaging and labelling applications.

The Paramelt portfolio encompasses a comprehensive suite of hot-melt adhesives, water adhesives, wax blends, primers and water-borne heat seal / barrier coatings for paper, film and foil.

About Paramelt

Founded in 1898, Paramelt B.V. has over 100 years of experience and today is a global producer of wax blends, adhesives and specialty dispersions. Operating from 6 production sites in the Netherlands, the US and China the company consists of a team of about 400 employees around the world. In most of the core applications Paramelt is the acknowledged market leader. In all the areas of activity, Paramelt is committed to deliver consistently high-quality products and solutions providing reliable performance in the customers’ applications.

Paramelt’s approach

Paramelt is essentially a formulating company - with a full range of wax refining and compounding capabilities including water and solvent based mixing and emulsification, powder blending and the confectioning of thermoplastic materials in a viscosity range from one hundred to one million centipoises.

 

Candy Wrap Wax Coating

Full Range of Adhesives and Coatings for Flexible packaging

 

Paramelt provides a complete product offering for the flexible packaging industry, encompassing a full range of hot melt, water based and solvent based adhesives, wax blends and polymer dispersions as well as water-borne primers and heat seal and barrier coatings for paper, board, film and aluminium foil. The flexible packaging range includes:

 

  • Coating wax for gloss and release, vegetable wax based gloss and release coating, heat seal wax, laminating wax, and wax based barrier coatings (Paraflex™ and Nowax™).
  • Hot melts include heat seal hot melt and hot melt for in-mould labelling applications
  • Water based laminating adhesives and solvent based laminating adhesives for film-to-film and paper-to-aluminium lamination (Aquatack™).
  • Water based heat seal coatings for in mould labelling, coffee labels, skin packaging, sugar sachets as well as heat seal lacquers for aluminium such as processed cheese foil and dairy lidding (Aquaseal™).
  • Water based functional coatings for anti-mist, anti-slip, anti-static as well as gas barrier, fat and grease barrier, moisture barrier or water barrier. (Aquaseal™)
  • Water based additives for slip and blocking modification in coatings as well as water-borne primers for film and aluminium foil (Syncera™).

Hot Melt Coatings

Adhesives for Paper and Board Converting

 

For folding cartons and coated board one can use Paramelt’s paper & board converting products for typical applications like anti slip, barrier, flute impregnation, heat seal, lamination, side seam, and window patching. For tube winding Paramelt offer a range of inner-ply and outer-ply adhesives. Paramelt’s program for single and multi-wall bags and sacks consists of performance products for gluing bottoms, handles, windows, side seams, sleeves and valves. These are Enziflex™ water-based adhesives, Aquaseal™ heat seal & barrier coatings, Latyl™ bottom paste adhesives, and Plastomelt™ and Excelta™ hot melt adhesives.

 

Adhesives for Labelling Food and Beverage bottling

 

For food and beverage bottling industry Paramelt offer both glue-applied and pre-glued labelling solutions. Test Paramelt’s high speed labelling adhesive program, especially for requirements like ice water resistance, condensation water resistance, excellent wet or hot tack and adhesion on glass bottles, metal cans or plastic bottles (like PET and PP). Try the heat seal coatings for in mould labelling (IML-T, IML-I and IML-B) and gumming adhesives for remoistenable labelling. The labelling solutions in detail:

 

Labelling adhesives for glass, metal and plastic bottles and containers

 

Multicollac™ casein labelling cold glue adhesives for high speed labelling, ice water resistance and condensation water resistance.

 

  • Latyl™ hybrid, synthetic and starch based cold glue labelling adhesives, Plastomelt™ and Excelta™ hot melt labelling and packaging adhesives, and Plastoflex™ pressure sensitive hot melt labelling adhesives.
  • Aquaseal™ heat seal coatings for paper or film labels for in-mould labelling processes like thermoforming, blow moulding or injection moulding and for shrink sleeves.

Heat Seal Coatings

Adhesives for Specialty packaging applications

 

For specialty packaging applications like ream wrapping or straw attachment one can use some specific grades of Paramelt’s packaging hot melts and water based heat seal dispersions.

Resistant Labelling Adhesives

Adhesives for Labelling Food and Beverage bottling

 

For food and beverage bottling industry Paramelt offer both glue-applied and pre-glued labelling solutions. Test Paramelt’s high speed labelling adhesive program, especially for requirements like ice water resistance, condensation water resistance, excellent wet or hot tack and adhesion on glass bottles, metal cans or plastic bottles (like PET and PP). Try the heat seal coatings for in mould labelling (IML-T, IML-I and IML-B) and gumming adhesives for remoistenable labelling. The labelling solutions in detail:

 

Labelling adhesives for glass, metal and plastic bottles and containers

 

Multicollac™ casein labelling cold glue adhesives for high speed labelling, ice water resistance and condensation water resistance.

 

  • Latyl™ hybrid, synthetic and starch based cold glue labelling adhesives, Plastomelt™ and Excelta™ hot melt labelling and packaging adhesives, and Plastoflex™ pressure sensitive hot melt labelling adhesives.
  • Aquaseal™ heat seal coatings for paper or film labels for in-mould labelling processes like thermoforming, blow moulding or injection moulding and for shrink sleeves.

Case & Carton Sealing Adhesives

Reliable hotmelts for case, carton and tray sealing

 

Paramelt offers a proven range Plastomelt™ EVA hot melts, Excelta™ metallocene hot melts and low melt metallocene hot melt adhesives for folding carton and bonding corrugated and wrap around cases, boxes and (heavy) trays. Case & carton sealing can be used at deep freeze conditions, room temperature or high temperature. Also in case of low melt or sift proof applications Paramelt has the right solution.

 

Adhesives for Envelopes & direct mail

 

In manufacturing standard and window envelopes can use Paramelt’s Enziflex™ water based adhesives for gluing the front seal, side seam or bottom flap, for gluing the window film to the paper, and applied to the upper-flap so the envelope can be sealed after being filled using either pressure sensitive or remoistenable adhesives.

Contact Details

Paramelt B.V

Costerstraat 18
1704RJ Heerhugowaard
The Netherlands.
Phone: +31.72.575.0600
Fax : +31.72.575.0699
Email: info@paramelt.com
URL: www.paramelt.com

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