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SELECTING THE RIGHT ADHESIVE
Selecting the right label adhesive is vital in order to meet specific usage necessities. The 5 different types of adhesives are permanent, removable, ultra removable, freezer and high aggressive. The chart below contains the various adhesives and features for each type.

Adhesive

Features

Permanent

It is normally not able to be removed without damaging the label or surface. Solvents may be required in order to remove.

Removable

It will adhere strongly until intentionally removed. It is reasonably easy to remove without tearing or leaving behind residue.

Ultra Removable

It adheres weaker that removable and is able to be removed easily without leaving residue.

Glove Adhesive

Acrylic based adhesive designed not to adhere to gloves on incidental contact. It adheres well on glass and most plastics surfaces and mostly in laboratory applications.

Freezer

It is able to withstand a service temperature ‐40 degrees C and can be used for deep freeze storage.

High Aggressive

It adheres strongly and permanently to difficult surfaces. It is a type of permanent adhesive.