TOBACCO 277 is based on an Ethylene Vinyl Acetate Emulsion and is characterized by its high wet tack, good setting time.
In the tobacco industry, and some packaging application, TOBACCO 277 is used as a Cigarette Tipping Paper. The use of TOBACCO 277 gives excellent adhesion to the various boards such as ivory, metal zing paper, and general paper stock. It was runs exceptionally cleanly, giving minimal garniture contamination.
TOBACCO 277 is also used elsewhere in the tobacco industry as a Hinge Lid Pack / HLP Machines. TOBACCO 277 does not give rise to skinning in large glue troughs, thereby reducing stoppage times.
Solid Content 49 % - 53 %
Viscosity 8000 – 12,000 cps, BF RVDE 4/20/27°C
pH 4 – 5.5