ulUnderwriters Laboratory (UL969):

Adhesa Plate and Label Recognized Constructions:

The nameplate and label constructions that Adhesa Plate Mfg has recognition for under Underwriter Laboratories Marking and Labeling Systems-Component (standard UL 969) is file #: MH12483. Adhesa Plate has UL recognitions for pressure sensitive labels as follows:

1) Printed polycarbonate (Lexan) labels, (AdhesaLex and AdhesaLex LSE).

Polycarbonate (Lexan) labels: Adhesa Plate UL recognized construction AdhesaLex.
• Certified thickness range from .005″ and .030″.
• 2 mil (3M467) & 5 mil (3M468) adhesives.
• Maximum temperature ranges from 40°C (110°F) to 80°C (170°F). Minimum temperature -40° (-40°F).

These surfaces have been tested and approved by Underwriters Laboratories:
Epoxy plastic, aluminum, galvanized steel, alkyd enamel, acrylic paint, polyphenylene oxide, nylon, ABS plastic, stainless
steel, porcelain, polyurethane paint, polycarbonate, and polyethylene terephthalate plastic.

Polycarbonate (Lexan) labels: Adhesa Plate UL recognized construction AdhesaLex LSE.
• Certified thickness range from .005″ and .020″.
• Suitable for indoor & outdoor use using 3M 9471LE adhesive.
• Maximum temperature 80°C (176°F). Minimum temperature -40° (-40°F).

These surfaces have been tested and approved by Underwriters Laboratories:
Acrylic powder paint, epoxy powder paint, polyester powder paint, & urethane powder paint, nylon, polypropylene,
polycarbonate, ABS, HDPE, LDPE, & polystyrene.

2) Printed polyester (Mylar) labels (AdhesaFlex-Pe and AdhesaTherm) and vinyl labels (AdhesaFlex-Ve).

Polyester (Mylar) labels: Adhesa Plate UL recognized construction AdhesaFlex-Pe and AdhesaTherm
• For indoor & outdoor use.
• Suitable for application on smooth or textured surfaces.
• Excellent high temperature resistance.
• Excellent adhesion to Low Surface Energy (LSE) plastics and powder coats. Many surfaces have been tested and approved
by UL. See our file on UL website.
• Maximum temperature ranges from 60°C (140°F) to 125°C (257°F). Minimum temperature -40°C (-40°F).
AdhesaTherm labels are evaluated by UL for additional printing by end user using thermal transfer printer with resin ribbon.

Vinyl Labels: Adhesa Plate UL recognized construction AdhesaFlex-Ve.
• Certified labels printed on white vinyl with adhesive suitable for application to smooth high surface energy materials.
• Available in matte and gloss polyester overlaminates.
• Maximum temperature ranges from 80°C (176°F) to 40°C (104°F).
• Suitable where exposed to high humidity or occassional exposure to water.

These surfaces have been tested and approved by Underwriters Laboratories:
Aluminum, galvanized steel, acrylic paint, stainless steel, alkyd enamel, porcelain, ABS plastic, nylon, polycarbonate,
polyphenylene oxide, melamine plastic phenolic plastic, polystyrene plastic, polypropylene plastic, polyester plastic.

3) Printed aluminum (AdhesaFoil) labels.

Aluminum Labels: Adhesa Plate UL recognized construction AdhesaFoil.
• Certification includes labels printed on aluminum between .003″ and .005″ supplied with 3M467 & 3M468 adhesive.
• Maximum temperature 60°C (140°F).
• Suitable where exposed to high humidity or occassional exposure to water.

These surfaces have been tested and approved by Underwriters Laboratories:
Aluminum, galvanized steel, stainless steel, alkyd enamel, porcelain, polyurethane paint, ABS plastic, nylon, polycarbonate
plastic, and polyphenylene oxide plastic.

UL also tests labels in accordance with the Canadian Standard for labels

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