GR 1097 is an aqueous emulsion of an acrylic copolymer having good surface tack, high peel strength and moderate shear strength.

Typical Properties

Appearance: Off-white liquid
Solids Content: 49 – 51%
Viscosity, Brookfield: 200 – 600 cPs
pH: 8 – 8.5
Stabilizer: Surfactant
Film Properties: Clear, tacky, flexible
TG: ca – 40°C
Peel Strength: 15 – 18N/ 25mm
Shear Strength: 1 -2  hours
Rolling Ball Tack: 15cm max

Test conducted in accordance to PSTC Test Methods on Litho 80 paper coated with 22gsm of GR 1097.


GR 1097 is used in the manufacture of pressure adhesives for self-adhesives articles. It can be modified with other acrylic dispersions and rosins or rosin esters.

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