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The Ultimate alkali washable label adhesive !

We are proud to say that IFS INDUSTRIES is a family owned and operated company. DURAPRO, is an IFS brand, which was originally founded in 1892. Today IFS is a successful, innovative, growing company, providing our customers the edge to be successful. We focus on costumers all over the world with offices in North America, Europe, and South Korea.

Introducing DURAPRO M-7081: The Ultimate alkali washable label adhesive!

DURAPRO M-7081, is the latest innovation from IFS INDUSTRIES, marks a thrilling leap forward in sustainable packaging, particularly for returnable PET bottles. This revolutionary alkaline dispersible hot-melt adhesive is a game-changer, effortlessly tackling the challenge of adhesive residue removal, thereby enabling PET bottle reuse multiple times!

With DURAPRO M-7081, beverage companies unleash a wave of environmental responsibility, slashing plastic waste by preventing the release of a staggering 10 to 15 times more PET bottles into the world. This isn't just about waste reduction; it's a bold statement of commitment to conserving our precious resources. But DURAPRO M-7081, isn't content with just PET bottles—it's a versatile powerhouse that extends its transformative touch to glass and metal cans, revolutionizing packaging solutions across the beverage industry. Its compatibility with wrap-around labeling ensures a seamless application process, smoothing the path for efficient bottle recycling.

And let's talk about resilience! DURAPRO M-7081, laughs in the face of carbonated drink expansion, maintaining label integrity through every fizzy sip and ensuring your product stands out from the crowd. Pair

alkali washable adhesives, with PET bottled beverages, and you've got a recipe for recycling success! Together, they form a dynamic duo that streamlines the PET bottle recycling process, from crushing and chipping to washing with alkaline solutions and crafting brand-new bottles. It's a closed loop system that doesn't just talk the talk but walks the walk, embodying our unwavering dedication to sustainability and propelling circular economy practices forward in the beverage packaging industry. At IFS Industries, we are committed to design the perfect adhesive solution for our customers, no matter what the chemistry may be. Our highly experienced global teams are experts in a wide range of adhesive chemistries, from #EVA, #mPO, #APAO, and #SBC to #water-based and #PU adhesives. We understand that each customer's needs are unique, and we work closely with our clients to design the best cost-in-use solution for their specific requirements. Whether you need an adhesive for automotive, construction, packaging, woodworking, or any other application, we have the expertise and knowledge to deliver a reliable and high-quality adhesive product. If you're interested in learning more about our adhesive solutions, please visit our website at We would be happy to discuss your adhesive needs and design the perfect solution for your business. Get in touch with us today and see how we can help you achieve your goals.