Decovery® SP-6400 XP

The adhesives bio breakthrough we’ve all been waiting for

Decovery® SP-6400XP is a low-NaOH alkali-soluble acrylic copolymer dispersion with high clarity and flexibility, created especially for adhesive application such as removeable paper labels for bottles as well as domestic adhesives too.

It has a lower carbon footprint than, oil-based alternatives and is highly flexible, so it can be used to adhere to a wide range of substrates. 

In profile

A bio-based resin for label adhesives with 20 °C lower wash off temperature reduction which uses less NaOH and results in energy saving.

Good wet tack

recycling process

Highly flexible, clear and non-tacky (dry film)

Easy to formulate

Adhesion to a variety of substrates

Alkaline soluble, high reversibility

Low odor

Glass labeling

PET labeling

Environmental impact of Decovery® SP-6400 XP

Verified by Beta Analytic Inc. (Biobased and Biogenic Carbon Testing Laboratory), according to ASTM D6866-16 Method B (AMS)
2 Data based on internal calculation. Results may slightly vary compared to final 3rd party reviewed LCA report. Lifecycle assessment is currently being conducted according to ISO-14040-14044, IPCC 2013 GWP 100a standard and the WBCSD chemical sector guidance; Data expressed in kg CO2/ kg resin; absolute CFP SP-6400: 1.06 kg CO2 / kg resin
3 Calculation based on data from United States Environmental Protection Agency

Other Decovery® resins for packaging applications

  • Decovery® SP-6200 XP

    Decovery® SP-6200 XP

    A self-crosslinking emulsion resin, is all about performance, in everything from deep freezer packaging to hamburger boxes and coffee cups.

  • Decovery® D-2105

    Decovery® D-2105

    A bio-based inkjet ink resin that is very flexible and extremely resoluble for printing on absorbent substrates, such as paper and corrugated board.

How Decovery® packaging resins will help our world

Covestro's Decovery® portfolio is perfectly suited for the creation of high quality coating resins that meet the environmental demands of the packaging markets – they contain zero-to-low VOCs, yet can match or even exceed the performance of starch-based alternatives.

All our Decovery® resins are made exclusively from plant-based resources, such as bark and beans, which are sustainably sourced and don’t compete with the food chain.

The search for sustainable packaging

Consumers are demanding sustainable packaging. Top brands are committing to it. Are you ready to embrace this opportunity? 

Your journey to more sustainable packaging continues here

Where experience meets commitment. Our portfolio covers all packaging layers, and even includes innovative textured resins to drive product differentiation.

The story behind Decovery®

The packaging market experiences a strong momentum towards sustainable technologies. Driven by end-consumer demand, brand owners have announced ambitious sustainability pledges. Now it is up to the entire industry to deliver on these challenging goals. Our plant-based Decovery® resins are perfectly suited to contribute to greater circularity and bio-based materials.

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