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Material Specifications (BTP)

Material Specifications (BTP)

Textured Brown Paper, Permanent Adhesive

Product Code: BTP


Label Construction

A typical label consists of 3 components. 

A face material is supported by the liner with special adhesive in the middle


1. Face Material

Premium quality recycled paper with a felt-marked finish. Due to the nature of the raw material used, there may be the small impurities and/or slight variations in tone and appearance which are normal in a natural product.

Grammage                                100 gsm approx.                              
Thickness                              140 μm approx.                              


2. Adhesive

Water-based permanent acrylic adhesive. Good adhesion to wet surfaces at low temperatures. Especially designed for glass containers, with excellent resistance to immersion in water/ice.

Initial Tack                              Medium                              
Final Adhesion                              Permanent                              
Cohesive Strength                              Medium to high                              
Min Labelling Temperature                              5 °C                              
Service Temperature                              −10 °C to 75 °C                              


3. Release Liner / Backing

Supercalendered white glassine paper.

Grammage                      78 gsm approx.                      -
Thickness                      67 μm approx.                      -
Tensile Strength MD1/CD2 (KN/m)                      

MD >6,8 CD                      

CD >3,0

ISO 1924                      

1. MD - Machine Direction
2. CD - Cross Direction


Additional information

The research centre ISEGA has given the adhesive SH-6020 Plus approval according to the European requirements for indirect contact to the European requirements for indirect contact with foodstuffs and compliance with the rules of the Code of Federal Regulations, FDA, 21 CFR Ch.I (April 1, 2013 edition) 175.105. According to the FDA regulations the adhesive must be separated from the foodstuffs by a functional barrier.


Uses & Application

Due to the high stiffness of this product, it is not recommended for small, curved surfaces as it will likely lift. Specially designed for product labels of high added value bottled in glass (wine, liquors, champagne, oil, water)


Shelf Life

2 years, under storage conditions as defined by FINAT section 2.5 (20-25ºC, 40-50% RH)



The technical specifications given in this document are general in nature and based on our knowledge, experience and the information and recommendation provided by the material manufacturer, for which reason the suitability of our products for the end use to which they are put cannot be always guaranteed. As our products are used in conditions beyond our control, we cannot assume any liability for damage caused through their use. It is the buyer’s responsibility to assess, test and ensure the suitability of each product for their end use through their own prior approval process; Flexi Labels cannot therefore be held responsible for unsuitable end use of its products. These technical product specifications supersede all previous editions. All information is subject to change without prior notice.


Last Updated April 2024

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12,000,000+ Labels

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2,000 KG+

Label waste recycled per month

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