Jowat SE with headquarters in Detmold is one of the leading suppliers of industrial adhesives. These are mainly used in woodworking and furniture manufacture, in the paper and packaging industry, for graphic arts, in the textile, automotive as well as in the electrical industry. The company was founded in 1919 and has manufacturing sites in Germany in Detmold and Elsteraue, plus four other producing subsidiaries, Jowat Corporation in the USA, Jowat Swiss AG, Jowat Manufacturing in Malaysia, and the Jowat Universal Adhesives Australia Pty. Ltd. in Australia. The supplier of all adhesive groups is manufacturing over 87,000 tons of adhesives per year, with around 1.100 employees. A global sales structure with 22 subsidiaries plus partner companies is guaranteeing local service with close customer contact.
Jowapur® 685.06 has a good adhesion to many substrates. In addition, it is a moisture-curing adhesive with good gap-filling properties. Jowapur® 685.06 is a pasty assembly glue for a wide range of materials and lacquers.
The adhesives Jowat® 690.00 is used especially in applications with surfaces which are difficult to bond and with exposure to high forces.
Jowat-PowerPUR® 687.40 is characterised by good adhesion to many substrates. For instance hardwood, composites of HPL/CPL, galvanised iron or metals, expanded polystyrene (sanded) to wood, stone, and many other substrates
The hot melt adhesive Jowat-Hightherm® 230.00 can be used for assembly operations. It has a long open time, high hot tack, good adhesion and heat resistance, as well as resistance to oxidation and colour stability in the melt.