A leader in adhesives, sealants and specialty chemical products for filtration


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H.B. Fuller offers a wide range of adhesive solutions designed to meet a variety of requirements that are essential to the filtration industry. Our comprehensive product portfolio includes multiple technologies, such as hot melt, water-based, urethane, cyanoacrylate and epoxy adhesives. We recognize that the challenges, priorities, requirements, and objectives for filter manufacturers are constantly evolving. In addition to maintaining an extensive product portfolio, H.B. Fuller is committed to developing innovative solutions for many filtration market segments, including liquid filtration.

H.B. Fuller has been providing innovative products and technical solutions to the liquid filtration market for decades. Our team of technical and sales experts listen, collaborate, and participate in industry organizations with our customers, to deliver new and innovative adhesives relevant to the evolving liquid filtration market.

Since 1887, we have been a leading global adhesives provider focusing on perfecting adhesives, sealants and other specialty chemical products to improve products and lives. With fiscal 2020 net revenue of nearly $3 billion, our commitment to innovation brings together people, products and processes that answer and solve some of the world’s biggest challenges.

Global leader and innovator

Recognized as a market leader in adhesives for liquid filtration, we have an innovative product line that has gained global acceptance and is used for applications around the world.

Safety and certifications

Product safety and reliability are paramount for liquid separation applications. We take this seriously and have a proven track record of producing reliable products and a safe solution for your U.S. FDA or NSF products. For a full list of all NSF-certified products from H.B. Fuller, visit http://bit.ly/NSFlist.

specifying the correct adhesive for membrane separation applications
H.B. Fuller has the knowledge and experience to ensure users are specifying the correct adhesive for membrane separation applications. Photo courtesy of H.B. Fuller.

Production

Selecting the right adhesive for your membrane separation application takes knowledge and experience. How these materials interact with different types of membrane, the manufacturing process used to assemble the element, and the material properties of the adhesive itself are all critical to the quality and final performance of your element. That is why we dedicate a team of technical and sales experts to this market segment who are here to help you.

Featured technologies

  • UR3501: Two-component polyurethane adhesive designed for bonding membranes in spiral-wound filter elements. Features excellent open time, hydrolytic stability and thixotropic rheology. UR3501 has very good adhesion to wet or dry membranes used in crossflow filter applications. Product conforms to FDA 175.105 and has been tested by NSF and certified to NSF/ANSI Standard 61 – Drinking Water System Components – Health Effects.
  • FE7280: Innovative two-component hybrid epoxy adhesive developed for spiral wound reverse osmosis filter elements where blistering is a concern. Features ultra-low blistering, excellent membrane penetration, and is FDA approved.
  • UR3543: Typically used for spiral wound filter elements including reverse osmosis and ultra-filtration elements used in dairy, food and beverage, and industrial applications. Features excellent hydrolytic stability under acid or base conditions at elevated temperatures compared to other polyurethanes for bonding spiral wound filter elements. Compositionally complies with FDA 21CFR175/105

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