MCTRON is a leader in the corrugating industry, specializing in emulsion polymers, functional barrier coatings, thickeners, crosslinkers, waterproofing resins for corrugating adhesives, and much more.

MCTRON products include high-solid resins for the corrugating industry that are designed to be customer-specific as well as machine-ready formulations manufactured to exact requirements. Our PermaPel™ technology is a patent-pending acrylic polymer product line that offers unique water repellant and adhesion properties. MaxxThix® thickeners, Maxxacryl® acrylics, Maxxetate® vinyl acetate latex and MaxxaPel® water repellent size products are also core offerings.

At MCTRON, our commitment to developing innovative products continues to satisfy the ever-growing demands and environmental sustainability requirements of the corrugating industry.

Our MaxxLink® waterproofing resins have long been an industry standard for quality and performance.

MaxxCoat® formulated coatings are based on innovative technology that exhibit high levels of water-repellency and exceptional performance at low Cobb values. Corrugating companies can count on MCTRON for superior quality products that add critical value.

MaxxGold® is a new proprietary MCTRON waterproofing resin for starch where no formaldehyde is used in its manufacture or emitted during the curing process. MaxxGold® products are made from biorenewable polymer chemistry, and perform to MCTRON’s exceptional standards, providing superior water resistance and strong bond properties.

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Corrugating Products

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    MaxxGold® 5000

    MaxxGold® 5000 is a proprietary waterproofing resin that starch where no formaldehyde is used in its manufacture or emitted during the curing process.

MAXXLINK
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    MaxxLink® 3800

    MaxxLink® 3800 is a general-purpose ketone formaldehyde resin that is used as a versatile waterproofing agent for starch adhesives.

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    MaxxLink® 4000

    MaxxLink® 4000 is a general-purpose ketone formaldehyde resin that is used as a versatile waterproofing agent for starch adhesives. It exhibits excellent performance characteristics providing superior water resistance and strong bonding properties. It has shown consistent performance across a variety of substrates and formulations.

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    MaxxLink® 5000

    MaxxLink® 5000 is a general-purpose ketone formaldehyde resin that is used as a versatile waterproofing agent for starch adhesives. It exhibits excellent performance characteristics providing superior water resistance and strong bonding properties. It has shown consistent performance across a variety of substrates and formulations.

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    MaxxLink® 6000

    MaxxLink® 6000 is a high-solids ketone formaldehyde resin that is used as a versatile waterproofing agent for starch adhesives. It exhibits excellent performance characteristics providing superior water resistance and strong bonding properties. It has shown consistent performance across a variety of substrates and formulations.

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    MaxxLink® 7200

    MaxxLink® 7200 is an ultra-high solids ketone formaldehyde resin that is used as a versatile waterproofing agent for starch adhesives. It exhibits excellent performance characteristics providing superior water resistance and strong bonding properties. It has shown consistent performance across a variety of substrates and formulations.

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    MaxxLink® 8020

    MaxxLink® 8020 is a thermosetting ketone aldehyde in aqueous solution, specially formulated to impart not only excellent water resistance to starch based corrugating adhesives but also maintains a superior green bond to the produced corrugated board and has a very low free-formaldehyde content.

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    MaxxLink® 8045

    MaxxLink® 8045 is a is a thermosetting ketone aldehyde in aqueous solution, specially formulated to impart not only excellent water resistance to starch based corrugating adhesives but also gives very good green bond to the produced corrugated board and in addition has a very low free formaldehyde content.

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    MaxxLink® XLB-3000

    MaxxLink® XLB-3000 is a liquid borate based crosslinker developed for starch-based adhesives used in corrugated container board.

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    MaxxCoat® E-132

    MaxxCoat® E-132 is a concentrated general-purpose water-based treatment for paper and corrugated board. It imparts a high level of water repellency.

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    MaxxCoat® WR-1008

    MaxxCoat® WR-1008 is a formulated barrier coating. It uses our patented PermaPel® technology that improves adhesion and water resistance versus standard formulated acrylics.

MAXXVOL
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    MaxxVol® 8803

    MaxxVol® 8803 is partially hydrolyzed ultra-low viscosity polyvinyl alcohol. It is used in a multitude of applications including, textile sizing, adhesives, pigment coatings and where forming properties are required.

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    MaxxVol® 9803

    MaxxVol® 9803 is fully hydrolyzed ultra-low viscosity polyvinyl alcohol. It is used in a multitude of applications including, paper sizing, adhesives, pigment coatings and where good strength and film forming properties are required.

MAXXBREAK
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    MaxxBreak® OB-4048

    MaxxBreak® OB-4048 is an oil-based defoamer formulated specifically for use in Kraft pulping, starch-based systems, waste treatment, and other industrial applications. MaxxBreak OB-4048 provides fast bubble break, persistent anti-foaming, and phase-stability in the drum.

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    MaxxBreak® OS-578

    MaxxBreak® OS-578 is a non-ionic emulsion of organo-silicone compounded antifoam ingredients. Applications include cutting oils, water-based inks, paints, detergent solutions, PVA solutions, starch solutions and adhesives.

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    MaxxBreak® OS-578B

    MaxxBreak® OS-578B is a non-ionic emulsion of organo-silicone compounded with antifoam ingredients. It is formulated to be an economical defoamer for starch and PVOH-based systems.

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    MaxxBreak® OS-626

    MaxxBreak® OS-626 is a defoaming emulsion of unique foam-preventing compounds. It is extremely stable under high shear and boiling conditions.

MAXXSURF
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    MaxxSurf® D70-S

    MaxxSurf® D70-S is a very effective, user friendly penetrant additive that is used at low concentrations to enhance starch adhesive penetration. 

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    MaxxKlean® ARC

    MaxxKlean® ARC is a cleaning fluid designed specifically for anilox rolls.

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    MaxxSpeed® 15

    MaxxSpeed® 15 is a specially formulated liquid bond enhancer designed to impart very good green bond to the produced corrugated board allowing for increased corrugator speeds.