Topcoated to be printed on laser printers. A laser is used to electrically charge a drum which collects toner and applies it to the label which is heated to make the image permament.
3M™ Laser Printable Label Materials feature a range of our specially-formulated adhesives for just the right balance of adhesion and removability. Adhesives include: 3M™ Adhesive 310 is a firm adhesive which resists oozing and provides high strength on a variety of surfaces including high surface energy (HSE) plastics and metals. 3M™ High Performance Permanent Tackified Acrylic Adhesive P1400 is formulated for use in demanding environments. This adhesive offers good UV resistance and excellent adhesion to a wide variety of substrates, including polyolefins. 3M™ Adhesive F2201 is a freezer grade acrylic that offers high initial tack, good clarity, and adhesion when applied at temperatures as low as 0 degree. It also has excellent processing characteristics and offers exceptional adhesion to a wide variety of substrates with moderate resistance to water and humidity. 3M™ Adhesive 350 is a modified acrylic adhesive ideal for applications requiring high shear strength even on low surface energy materials, powder coatings or slightly oily metals. 3M™ Adhesive F2201, which offers high initial tack, good clarity and adhesion when applied at low temperatures and excellent processing characteristics.