Asked by: Akim Meierdirks
asked in category: General Last Updated: 23rd January, 2020

What is contact paper made of?

Contact paper is an inexpensive material that has a decorative surface on one side and a highly adhesive material on the other side. The surface is usually made from vinyl type material and is highly durable. You might remember it as a shelf or drawer liner growing up but it has so many great uses and applications!

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Besides, what is the point of contact paper?

It is usually sold in roll form and the material is cut to size by the user. While its traditional use was as a shelf or drawer liner, it can be used in many creative ways. Teachers often use it for creative projects at school. Other uses of contact paper include use as laptop skins and protective book covers.

Also, who invented contact paper? Stan Avery

Herein, does contact paper have PVC?

Contact Paper is made of PVC VYNIL. We do not recommend this to be used in Direct contact with food.

Does contact paper work as transfer paper?

The contact paper was harder to release and the transfer tape just picked it right up and was easier to work with. If you were in an emergency situation--Contact paper would be fine, but a little bit more work. You can grab some Transfer Tape HERE.

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