Sustainability is diverse. The avoidance of fossil raw materials and the increased use of renewable resources are only part of the whole.
With our Jowat Green Adhesives we offer a diverse adhesive portfolio so that you can make your adhesive processes more sustainable and responsible in every respect.
Jowatherm® GROW marks a milestone in the development of hot melt adhesives based on renewable raw materials. Never before have cleaner and more efficient Jowat® products with such a high bio-based content been available. The modern hot melt adhesives save resources, not only due to the formulations with biological components, and facilitate recyclable bonds according to the German packaging law. In addition to its high content of renewable raw materials, the adhesive provides further benefits that make it particularly environmentally friendly. The lower processing temperature facilitates a significant reduction in energy consumption, therefore helping in the conservation of resources and the optimisation of the working environment.
Jowatherm® GROW 853.40 is characterised by very low stringing and clean adhesive cut-off, which prevents the waste of adhesive and the soiling of packaging and machine parts. The very high content of renewable raw materials makes this modern packaging hot melt adhesive ideal for companies that want to avoid the use of fossil-based raw materials as far as possible.
Jowatherm® GROW 853.45 provides a wide range of adhesion that facilitates a reliable Bonding of difficult surfaces. In addition, its high flexibility at low temperatures benefits deep-freeze applications.
| Viscosity [mPas] /|
| Open Assembly Time [s] /|
Temperature [°C] /
| Setting time [s] /|
data sheet (PDF)
|Jowatherm® GROW 853.40||1375 ± 375 / 120||120 - 140||6 ± 1 / 120||short||Low application temperature hot melt adhesive that is fast setting with good color and heat stability in the melt. Contains 43% USDA certified biobased content.||us|
|Jowatherm® GROW 853.45||1450 ± 350 / 160||150 - 180||7 ± 1 / 160||short||Low viscosity hot melt adhesive that is fast setting with good color and heat stability in the melt. Contains 47% USDA certified biobased content.||us|
- Use of resins made from by-products of paper manufacturing and therefore do not compete with the food sector.
- Only pine wood from forests managed according to strict guidelines is used.
- The hot melt adhesives are manufactured by Jowat, which is certified according to ISO 14001 (Environmental Management), ISO 50001 (Energy Management) and ISO 9001 (Quality Management).
- The adhesives of course fulfil the requirements of FDA 175.105 and EU 10/2011 for food packaging.
- Jowatherm GROW is USDA Certified Biobased, under the USDA BioPreferred Program.
News & Articles
Detmold, 21 July 2021 – The Jowatherm® GROW product range supplied by the adhesives manufacturer Jowat from Detmold provides bio-based packaging…
Jowat has announced that its recently released GROW series of sustainable packaging adhesive has earned the USDA Certified Biobased Product label. The…
Learn more about our green & clean packaging hotmelts here!
Hot melt adhesives are a small but essential component of modern packaging. An intense debate about the sustainability of packaging has not left…
Climate change and environmental protection have been a driving force for change in all areas of life, even before Fridays for Future. Jowat…