About Performance Polymers

Avery Dennison Performance Polymers is a customer-focused and innovative pressure-sensitive adhesives (PSA) supplier. We leverage more than 75 years of PSA technology, polymer design and formulation expertise to provide customers with application-specific, coater-ready solutions that enhance your competitive advantage. Dedicated exclusively to pressure-sensitive adhesives, we are the only PSA supplier that is a PSA only company. Flexible and agile, we rapidly respond to customer needs and commit to quality throughout our global business, offering you the following advantages:

  • Product and application insight

  • Problem-solving technical services

  • Technical expertise in polymerization, compounding and coating

  • Two-Stage PSAs

  • Custom-made, coater-friendly PSAs

Our Mission:

Our History:

  1. To be the world’s most customer-centric and innovative supplier of acrylic emulsion and solvent PSA products.

  2. To bring new ideas and products to our customers, growing the use of PSA adhesives globally.

  3. To listen to what our customers want and need, proactively working with them to provide the best solution possible.

A key operating group of Avery Dennison, Performance Polymers began selling PSAs externally in 2002. Manufacturing is done at two Avery Dennison facilities –Mill Hall, Pennsylvania and Kreuzlingen, Switzerland, built respectively in 1971 and 1980 and ISO 9901 and 14001 certified – as well as in Asia Pacific at a partner facility. Ongoing research and development is conducted at the Avery Dennison Adhesive Center of Excellence established in Mill Hall in 2011.