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acResin® – the acrylic hotmelt

Holding our daily lives together would be nearly impossible without the invisible power of adhesives. acResin® offers unique properties perfectly suited for pressure-sensitive adhesives. The UV-curable 100 percent acrylic hotmelt features significant sustainability benefits, while providing excellent adhesive performance.


A significant contribution to sustainability in the value chain.

  • Safe for contact with food and good skin compatibility
  • Suitable for sensitive applications due to low fogging, VOC and odor
  • Free of biocides, MOSH (Mineral Oil Saturated Hydrocarbons) and MOAH (Mineral Oil Aromatic Hydrocarbons)
  • As 100 % system most efficient transportation
  • Higher eco-efficiency than solvent-based alternatives
  • Significant Product Carbon Footprint (PCF) reduction via our Biomass Balance approach

The Product Carbon Footprint of acResin®


All data represents the current state of assessment [15.11.2022] (including green electricity certificates)

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acResin® – application segments

acResin® – benefits at a glance


Product benefits

  • Solvent-free UV acrylic hotmelt
  • Variable adhesive power enabled by adjustable UV-crosslinking
  • Outstanding resistance to aging and heat
  • Excellent clarity for transparent films (no-label look)

Sustainability benefits

  • New sustainable product range (with a carbon footprint of zero)
  • Higher eco-efficiency than solvent-based alternatives
  • Low fogging, VOC and odor
  • Safe for contact with food and good skin compatibility

Application benefits

  • Wide range of adhesive properties covered by specially designed product grades
  • Efficient upscaling on our pilot coater with the support of our technical experts

BASF acResin® brochure