Celanese is a global pioneer in the manufacture of vinyl-based emulsions for use in the carpet industry. For decades, our vinyl acetate homopolymer emulsion has been used in the backing for carpet tile. More recently, our vinyl acetate/ethylene (VAE) binders are being used in the carpet backing for broadloom carpet.
The new TufCOR® C-Series line of emulsions is designed specifically for the carpet manufacturing industry. We can help you meet the following critical quality requirements with your carpet backing adhesive:
The TufCOR C-Series VAE emulsions offer ease of process ability and are also compatible with SB latex to allow for partial substitution.