Silicones for self-adhesive labels
Long-term players in the label industry with our Silcolease® brand, Elkem Silicones offers a dedicated and comprehensive range of silicones for release liners used with self-adhesive labels. Packaging holds a growing place in the way people consume nowadays, and labels are a critical component. Silcolease products are designed to enable high-speed dispensing in labeling operations and the ideal release in everyday applications:
- Nutrition and consumption information in the food and beverage industry
- Formulations and composition in cosmetics and healthcare
- Bar codes and weighing scale in supermarkets
- Shipping details on any kind of letter, box or container
Our silicones offer outstanding mechanical properties for self-adhesive labels (also known as pressure-sensitive labels). With Silcolease release coatings, you can control the release performance of your labels across a variety of application conditions (peel speed, substrates, adhesive type etc.). Silcolease® has been developed over the last 40-years, offering silicone release coatings in the widest range of formats: solvent-based, solventless and water-dilutable emulsions. Users can choose the system most appropriate for their specific coating equipment and substrate while considering energy, sustainability, regulatory and safety requirements.
Our team of experts will do their very best to provide adapted services and solutions to improve your processes.