Cattie Adhesive Solutions

Providing Adhesive Solutions That Stick

Lab Testing Services


Cattie Adhesives  provides a wide range of Adhesive Lab Testing Services.  Our Chemists and Technical Group have the knowledge and experience to understand your complete project requirements.

Our Goal –  To provide world class Technical Support and Lab Testing Services in the areas of Adhesives, Coatings and Packaging.

Call us, we can help you determine which Adhesive Lab Tests are needed; and then we will evaluate the lab test results to select the best adhesive solution for your application.

We also provide Performance Testing & Evaluation Services; and Certified Test Reports for Validating adhesives to specific packaging performance requirements.

 Some of our Lab Testing Services include:

Adhesive Lab Testing Equipment

  • Softening Point Testing
  • Tensile Strength Testing
  • Peel testing
  • Page Pull testing
  • Tack testing
  • Loop tack testing
  • Adhesive Release testing
  • Adhesive Age Testing
  • Coat Weight testing
  • Clay Lift testing
  • Shear testing
  • Humidity testing
  • Temperature Exposure testing
  • Viscosity Measurement testing










Do you need?

  • An Adhesive or Coating Formula developed or modified.
  • An adhesive analyzed and matched.
  • Help to Run adhesive and coating trials.
  • To Determine the cause of problem on a line.
  • Some help determining who to call first-The substrate, ink, adhesive, or coating supplier.
  • Some help to determine if an adhesive problem is staff, maintenance or equipment related.
  • Help to meet a project time deadline.
  • Help to reorganize, downsize, cut costs.


  • Lab Prototypes or sample development.
  • Need for a catalyst, to get action started on a project.
  • Packaging Development.
  • Performance Testing Evaluation.
  • Raw Materials Sourced for Lower Cost.
  • Temporary Technical staff need.
  • Trusted independent advice on Adhesives & Coating.
  • Unique Adhesives & Coatings knowledge and experience.

We provide Technical Support and Lab Testing Services for:

  • Hot Melts.
  • Water based Adhesives.
  • Dextrin.
  • Heat seals.
  • Cohesive.

  • Wet and dry bond adhesives.
  • Barrier coatings.
  • Slip, anti-skid, anti-fog OPV coatings and adhesives.
  • Film and foil laminates.
  • Primers and laminating adhesives in water, solvent and solvent-less technologies.

General Services Available:

Project based Services & Capabilities:

  • Packaging system specification development.
  • Equipment and technology validation.
  • Cost reduction.
  • Test protocols.
  • Sample prototypes.
  • Commercial sampling through toll manufacturing.
  • Adhesive and coating selection and evaluation.


To speak with a technical representative about your application, and to request samples, please call us at 1-800-249-0337 or email us at:

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