Are any of our adhesive film products approved for direct food contact?

Are any of our adhesive film products approved for direct food contact? No,they are not. Grafix stocks other types of film products that are, including acetate, specific brands and grades of polyester film, HDPE and polypropylene. Other types food-safe films are available as a custom order; larger production minimum order may apply.

Is DoubleTack ® 2 side adhesive film suitable for outdoor use?

Is DoubleTack ® adhesive film suitable for outdoor use? No. Our Double Tack is not made to be used outside because if exposed to UV light and moisture over time, the film’s adhesive layer will lose its adhesive strength.. If you need to use this material outside, it must be contained in something else that … Read more

What is the heat resistance of our Double Tack film?

What is the heat resistance of our Double Tack TM film? Double Tack is designed for use in environments below 65C/140F. At higher temperatures, the adhesive becomes soft and loses adhesion. At really high temperatures (above 150C), it begins to lose its orientation; it will become wavy and shrink. If you need a matte film … Read more

Is Double Tack™ archival?

Is Double Tack™ archival?  No. The first rule for creating archiving materials is that the archival material can’t interfere with the thing it is protecting. DoubleTack has a stick-and-stay adhesive coating on both sides of the polyester carrier film. So it breaks that important rule! DoubleTack is pH neutral, and has good contact clarity, which … Read more

How is DoubleTack Film applied?

2 side adhesive doubletack film in use

To remove the top liner of DoubleTack, score along one corner with a craft knife and pull the liner back along the score line. Apply the sticky side to the item you wish to have the adhesive on, and then peel back the rest of the liner. Your item is now ready to be adhered … Read more