As the leading global polymer manufacturer, H.B. Fuller designs superior polymer products for adhesives, building and construction, fiberglass, architectural and specialty coatings, and nonwovens, paper, and textiles.
Polymer Products for Adhesives
With H.B. Fuller’s full line of acrylic, vinyl acrylic, styrene acrylic, vinyl acetate and vinyl acetate ethylene copolymer emulsions, you will take your general purpose polymer adhesive, heat seal, wood assembly, specialty adhesive and pressure-sensitive applications to the next level. Our wide variety of base adhesive polymer emulsions allow you to choose the exact properties required to meet specific end use application requirements.
Polymer Products for Building and Construction
Our full range of economical emulsion polymers for building and construction provide the performance attributes you need and your customers demand.
Our line of building and construction polymers includes acrylic, styrene acrylic, vinyl acrylic, vinyl acetate and vinyl acetate ethylene copolymer emulsions can enhance the performance of cement repair mortars, tile mortars, membranes, caulks, drywall spackle and concrete cure and seals, so you can build with confidence.
Mastics and sealants
Curing membranes and sealers
Polymer Products for Fiberglass
H.B. Fuller’s fiberglass emulsion polymer line will improve your wet and dry tensile strength as well as tear strength. We also offer a wide range of UF modifiers for fiberglass shingle/BUR mat that can accommodate many special fiberglass sizing film formers used to coat, protect and enhance fiberglass reinforced composites in gun roving, SMC, BMC and thermoplastic resins.
Applications for fiberglass polymers include:
Polymer Products for Architectural and Specialty Coatings
Get the flexibility and performance you want for your architectural paints with high durability and wet adhesion, deck and trim paints, sports surface coatings, primers, stains and elastomeric coatings. With acrylic, vinyl acrylic, styrene acrylic and vinyl acetate ethylene copolymer latexes, our extensive line of architectural and coating polymers is the key ingredient in specialty paints and coatings.
High-performance specialty coatings
Paints and coatings
Exterior athletic finishes
Polymer Products for Nonwovens, Paper and Textiles
H.B. Fuller provides paper, textile, and nonwoven polymers to improve the chemical resistance, water resistance and mechanical strength of nonwoven, paper and textiles, as well as a variety of functional coatings. Our formulas support a variety of filter paper saturates and binders, and we’re at the forefront in the industry for shifting to emission VOC reduction and APE free emulsion polymers.
Textile hand builder
Super absorbent binder
Polymer Products for Arts and Crafts
To create that special arts and crafts piece, you’ll want a safe, stress-free experience with brilliant results. Our line of Art and Creative Materials Institute approved and proven performance products are used for hand paints, craft paints, decorative coatings and glues.
H.B. Fuller technologies, knowledge and experience allow us to create innovative arts and crafts polymers products.
Specialty hobby paints
Polymer Products for Inks and Graphic Arts
H.B. Fuller inks and graphic arts binders are formulated for pigmented systems, clear overprints and primers, and are chosen for their consistent performance, overall quality and tight specifications. The improved properties include water, grease and oil, chemical, heat and block resistance. In addition to color development, our polymers offer a wide range of aesthetic values including high gloss to matte finish, print transfer, broad adhesion, press resolubility and pH stability. Our experienced technical service team is ready and available to connect you with the right solution to meet your needs.
Fast food packaging
Flexible packaging / films / foils
Frozen / refrigerated packaging
Snack food and vending packaging
Paper and board
Point of purchase display
Tag and label
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