Polyester and Polyamide High Performance Hot Melt Adhesives

  • Conrad Rossitto


Hot melt adhesives have been known for centuries. Historically, mixtures of natural waxes, rosin, pitch, and other naturally occurring substances were used alone or in mixtures to produce sealing compounds for a variety of applications. It was not, however, until the early 1950s that hot melts based on synthetic polymers appeared in the marketplace.


Softening Point Azelaic Acid Dibasic Acid Sebacic Acid Dime Acid 
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© Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, NY 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Conrad Rossitto
    • 1
  1. 1.Bostik DivisionEmhart Fastening Systems GroupMiddletonUSA

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