SunLam™ Adhesives for Lamination of Plastic Film, Foil and Paper

Adhesives for the Lamination of Plastic Film, Foil and Paper Flexible Packaging Applications


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SunLam Adhesives

A variety of SunLam adhesives are available, including:

  • Solvent-based for flexible packaging
  • Solvent-free for flexible packaging
  • Water-based for flexible packaging
  • Ultra-low monomer (full range of solvent-based and solvent-free)

The SunLam portfolio includes proprietary technologies that contribute to increased sustainability for the flexible packaging market by reducing, recycling or composting. Examples that accomplish one or more of these objectives include:

  • SunBar Paslim range of oxygen barrier (OTR enhancement) adhesives
  • Industrial compostable solvent-free and water-based systems
  • Home compostable solvent-free adhesive

Sun Chemical’s Focus on Sustainability and SunLam Certifications

Learn how Sun Chemical is constantly working to promote sustainable solutions that contribute to a circular economy. SunLam is a key product in our portfolio and an important product highlighted in our infographic which shows how we’re aligning our sustainability goals with those of the United Nations in its 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.


The SunLam lamination adhesives portfolio is a complementary range to Sun Chemical’s SunStrato family of lamination inks which aims to be a “packaging solution provider” for flexible packaging by promoting a full range of other complementary functional coatings, including:

  • cold seal
  • heat seal
  • primer
  • OPV
  • barrier

All lamination packaging converters benefit from Sun Chemical’s team of local technical experts backed by Sun Chemical’s worldwide research and development team.

Functional Barrier Solutions Enable Transition to Mono-Material Packaging

peanut-packagingAt Sun Chemical, we understand that sustainability in flexible packaging extends beyond just using SunLam adhesives. That’s why we offer innovative alternatives to help you embrace eco-friendly practices without sacrificing quality or performance.

SunBar® Aerobloc: Revolutionize Your Packaging

Our SunBar Aerobloc oxygen barrier coatings are a game-changer. They enable mono-material packaging while ensuring your products enjoy the same, if not better, shelf life.

SunBar Paslim: Simplifying Sustainability

Ease of use is key in any process, and SunBar Paslim barrier adhesives are designed with this in mind. They offer exceptional processability for a range of polyolefin-based substrates, making your transition to sustainable materials smoother and more efficient.

The time for change is now. By partnering with Sun Chemical, you’re not just adapting to a new era in packaging – you’re actively shaping it. Together, we can lead the packaging industry towards a greener, more responsible future.

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