BC Adhesives - Envelope gums

BC Adhesives is a trusted provider of high-quality envelope gums / adhesives. With years of experience in the industry, we understand the importance of a secure and reliable seal for your different applications. With that said, envelopes are sealed with various types of glues to ensure a secure closure. Understanding the different adhesive options can help you choose the right solution.

Front seal gum

We offer a complete lineup of products for all types of closings: synthetic resin and dextrin-based adhesives for wet gumming, latex adhesives for pressure-sensitive gumming, and pressure-sensitive adhesive dispersions for seal and peel applications. 

Some benefits include:

  • Lay-flat ability
  • High blocking resistance
  • Short reactivating time
  • Short set time

Side seam

Our seam adhesives were developed to provide extra security for the bottom flap, the pointed bottom flap, and the inner and outer side flaps, even in high-speed production processes. Security is the most important aspect of envelope assembly.

Some benefits include:

  • Low-splash
  • Quick set time
  • High shear strength
  • Constant viscosity

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Contact us today to learn more about the various hot melt adhesives you should be implementing into your envelopes! With more than two decades of experience, our trusted team can help you optimize your workflow and work towards a healthier planet.

Window patch

Our solutions give you the strength to assure all films made from glassine paper, polystyrene or polypropylene adhere immediately. 

Some benefits include:

  • Broad adhesion to a range of materials
  • Low to minimal thickening
  • Clean machining and low splash.

Self seal

Self-seal envelopes in envelope manufacturing typically require a Latex-Based Self-Seal adhesive. This type of adhesive is known for its convenience and efficiency, providing an easy and secure way to seal envelopes without the need for additional moisture. 

Some benefits of our self seal adhesives include:

No Moisture Required: One of the main advantages is that Latex-Based Self-Seal adhesive eliminates the need for licking or moistening. The adhesive is already present on the flap and can be activated without additional moisture.

Instant Activation: The Latex-Based Self-Seal adhesive activates instantly upon contact. When the flap is pressed against the envelope, the adhesive creates a strong and reliable bond within seconds.

Efficiency: Self-seal envelopes save time and effort, especially in high-volume mailings. The Latex-Based adhesive streamlines the sealing process, making it a convenient choice for various applications.

Versatility: This type of adhesive is versatile and suitable for different envelope sizes and styles, making it adaptable to various mailing needs.

Self-seal envelopes with BC Adhesives Latex-Based Self-Seal adhesive solutions are commonly used in business and personal correspondence, providing a user-friendly and efficient sealing solution. The convenience of self-seal envelopes has made them popular for a wide range of applications.

As you can see, adhesives are a crucial and adaptable choice for various applications in the envelope manufacturing process.

Trust our experts to help you identify the ideal adhesive solutions to meet your specific requirements and achieve success in your projects.

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