A unique integrated and global partner, offering you multi-technology expertise in pressure sensitive adhesives. We provide a wide range of solutions for hot melt, waterborne adhesive technologies as well as additives for adhesives. Our tailor made solutions are adapted to all types of applications as labels, plastic and graphic films and specialty tapes.
A rich portfolio
- Labels, protective films, graphic films, specialty tapes
- Tailor-made solutions adapted to your technical and business challenges
- Continuous innovation to co-develop special grades for your needs
- Hot melt adhesive technologies
- Waterborne technologies
- Additives for self-adhesive solutions
A dedicated team
- An expert team with over 70 tape & label professionals
- A global network of production, R&D and technical support
- Stable supply of materials thanks to full vertical integration
Our Self-adhesive solutions:
Adhesives for building and contruction
Whether it be for the construction or renovation of homes and industrial buildings, Arkema’s adhesives, coatings and sealants fulfill the requirements of construction standards for low-energy buildings.
Arkema’s adhesive solutions business line - Bostik building and construction provides a wide range of solutions to address multiple industry needs: waterproofing, sealing, or insulation. Our smart adhesives are applied in multiple structures as façade and wall panels, roofing systems, window and door, as well as industrial flooring. Bostik has developed the “Wall & Floor” range with smart products for construction professionals.
Adhesives for transportation and aerospace
Dedicated to the rail, truck or boat production markets, Arkema’s adhesives and sealants offer is redefining the future of transport assembly.
Our intelligent adhesive solutions meet the challenges of reducing production times and costs, without neglecting environmental issues.
Our Bostik Aerospace adhesives meet the requirements of aerospace manufacturers by providing elasticity, torsional rigidity, and resistance to the most extreme temperatures. Safety and performance are at the heart of our concerns.
Adhesives for automotive
Our offer of adhesives and sealants technologies cover a wide range of applications in new mobility and next generation vehicles. We provide solutions that meet highest performance requirements in interior, exterior and ADAS applications.
Arkema’s Bostik adhesives solution offers smart adhesives and sealants specifically developed for lithium ion battery assembly. Our solutions to assembly cell-to-module and pack, as well as engineering adhesives for battery system encapsulation and vehicle integration.
Arkema’s Bostik business combines key expertise in automotive applications and provides high-performing and durable adhesives and sealants compliant with OEM and automotive suppliers’ technical requirements.
Adhesives for packaging and lamination
Our packaging and lamination solutions are designed to meet sustainability and cost challenges, while enabling responsive marketing. Our adhesives intended for packaging can be bio-based, glass or paper-based, synthetic or metallic, rigid or flexible… This wide and qualitative offer is proof that our adhesives offer more than just simple collage. They offer added value that can make a difference in an area as competitive as packaging.
Disposable hygiene adhesives
For almost 50 years, Bostik has been creating smart adhesives for disposable hygiene products. Comfort and discretion are the watchwords of this market which can have sensitive issues. Through innovation and collaboration, Bostik helps you design disposable hygiene products adapted to the needs of ever more demanding end consumers, while providing you with a response to your production challenges.
From transport to hygiene, labeling and packaging of food, Arkema works in partnership with world leaders in manufacturing and industry to develop ever smarter adhesives.
Bostik industrial adhesives add value to your products: performance, lightness, reduction in production costs. All this becomes possible thanks to our broad and adaptive offer.
For even more efficiency and follow-up, Bostik engineers work directly with you and provide technical support at your production sites.
Bostik, Arkema’s subsidiary, is more than 2000 references of products dedicated to DIY and creative hobbies, sold under world-famous brands. We put our innovations and our expertise at the service of consumers to help them carry out their projects at home in a fun and efficient way.
Floor adhesives, gripping adhesives, sealants or even wood glue and waterproofers: our diversified and well-thought-out offer enables professional results to be obtained for everyday work.
The assembly market comprises versatile and complex technical industrial applications. Arkema and Bostik have a whole range of innovative solutions suitable for assembly, whether it be consumer goods, industrial manufacturing or compounding.
The Bostik product range includes adhesives for ultra-strong structural bonding (Bostik MMA), for bonding structural metal and composite parts, or for flexible bonding of plastic and metal components. Bostik offers a wide choice of hot melt adhesives with various features and specifications, to suit a growing number of applications.