Lanxess offers levamelt
copolymers for adhesives
Lanxess now offers Levamelt copolymers, which contain 40-80% vinyl acetate and are able to fill the need for a high vinyl acetate alternative to traditional ethylene and vinyl acetate products for pressure sensitive, hot melt and coating type adhesives. The Levamelt product line exhibits outstanding tack characteristics and excellent shear strength, according to the company. The range of high vinyl acetate content offered by the Levamelt line provides varying degrees of adhesion to a wide range of substrates. More info: Lanxess, Mitch Bassi, (412) 809-4749 or Terry Dee, (412) 809-3741; Web: www.levamelt.com.