Dispersions from Jowat – Made in Germany

Since the early days of Jowat, water-based adhesive systems have been part of its portfolio. Discover the wide range of applications of dispersion adhesives developed and manufactured by Jowat in the past, today, and in the future to meet your requirements – dispersions made in Germany.


New regulation PU adhesives

German authorities took an interest in the respiratory sensitising properties of diisocyanates at the workplace and have prepared a REACH restriction dossier. Based on this, a new regulation on diisocyanates is being finalised by the European authorities.

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Sustainable bonding with Jowatherm® GROW

High energy efficiency, very clean processing and a high content of bio-based raw materials: Jowatherm® GROW packaging adhesives from Jowat,...

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Jowat SE announces new Head of Sales

Kay-Henrik von der Heide to take over leadership role from Ulrich Schmidt.

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Jowat to present product highlight for window profile wrapping

Jowat SE’s first non-hazardous and certified PUR adhesive for window profile wrapping to demonstrate once more the enterprise’s innovative...

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Trade fairs

Visit Jowat at trade fairs!

Whether in Europe, Asia or America - you will find us at many international trade fairs around the wood and furniture, the paper and packaging and the automotive and textile industries.

We are looking forward to your visit.

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Professional articles

Dispersions at work – versatile and trusted wood adhesives

Since their development in the 1950s, dispersion glues have become the ideal partner for the wood and furniture industry as well as for...


Surfaces with a big impact - Lacquer glues in the last 25 years

Requirements for lacquer glues have steadily increased in the last 25 years. This development is driven primarily by new surface finishes as...


Multifaceted and durable - Optimum adhesives for all processes in window profile wrapping

Specialised high-performance adhesives are essential to realising a wide design variety and superior functional characteristics in efficient...


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 three other producing subsidiaries, Jowat Corporation in the USA, Jowat Swiss AG and the Jowat Manufacturing in Malaysia.

The supplier of all adhesive groups is manufacturing over 90,000 tons of adhesives per year, with around 1200 employees.

A global sales structure with 23 Jowat sales organisations plus partner companies is guaranteeing local service with close customer contact.

Jowat as employer

Working for a worldwide leading company for the production and supply of industrial adhesives. Would you like to get to know more about the "World of bonding" and your future at Jowat SE?

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