Spools

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After years of experience in the industry we that: The right tape + in the desired format = an efficient application. It is important that all components of the formula are fulfilled without exception to ensure efficiency. That is why we have been developing customized products together with our customers for many years. One of […]

Construction tapes

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We have developed a range of self-adhesive tapes designed to ensure optimal and secure, permanent adhesion on any internal or external surface of the house. Ref. C1105-A, Ref. C1425-V, Ref. C1425-N, Ref. 2026/230, Ref. 1630, Ref. 3030 are ideal products for use in the construction of passive houses. Where are they used? - Electrical wiring […]

Greenhouse tapes

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At the beginning of the growing season, greenhouses need to be well conditioned and repaired. Our ref. 1424 and ref. 1730 were developed for this purpose more than 40 years ago. Ref. 1424 is a single-sided acrylic adhesive tape consisting of a polyethylene film carrier, identical to the plastic material used to cover greenhouses. - […]

Properties of acrylic adhesives

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Acrylic self-adhesives are composed of cross-linked polymers. Polymers are macromolecules in chain and cross-linked branches formed by the repetition of monomers by means of a strong chemical bond. This cross-linking characteristic makes acrylic selfadhesives have a high performance. The main characteristics of water-based acrylic self-adhesives are: - Immediate adhesive action - Acrylics have very good […]

ICE EUROPE, MUNICH TRADE FAIR CENTER (15 – 17 MARCH 2022)

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ICE EUROPE reopens its doors this June to welcome the main manufacturers and distributors of raw materials, consumables, machinery and finished products related to paper, film and aluminum. SELF, as a manufacturer of double-sided, single-sided, transfer and transfer with mesh self-adhesive tapes for the lamination of foams, plastics, rubbers etc will be present in this […]

Sustainable packaging

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One of the main environmental problems of our century is plastic waste pollution. For this reason we must be aware to reduce our consumption and look for more sustainable alternatives. This new trend has given rise to what is known as sustainable, ecological or green packaging. Some of the sustainable packaging goals are: - Decrease […]

Differences between solvent-based and water-based acrylic adhesives

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The most common acrylic adhesives in the self-adhesive tape industry are solvent-based acrylics and water-based acrylics. It is common for the differences between these two types of acrylics to be unclear when choosing an adhesive tape. Solvent-based acrylic adhesives are acrylic polymers in petroleum-based solvents. The advantage of solvent-based adhesives is their strength, toughness and […]

FOAM EXPO EUROPE, STUTTGART, GERMANY (9-11 NOVEMBER 2021)

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Stuttgart is once again hosting the Foam Expo Europe, for manufacturers and consumers of technical foam as well as the entire supply chain of technical foam. Self as the leading manufacturer of self-adhesive tape for foam lamination will be present, presenting the latest innovations in technical self-adhesive tapes between 9th and 11th November 2021. Do […]