Disclosed herein are carpets and carpet tiles comprising a primary backing material having a face and a back side; a plurality of fibers attached to the primary backing material and extending from the face of the primary backing material and exposed at the back side of the primary backing material; and an adhesive composition. The adhesive composition generally comprises at least one homogenously branched ethylene polymer. Also disclosed are methods for manufacturing the disclosed carpets and carpet tiles.

Title
Homogeneously branched ethylene polymer carpet backsizing compositions
Application Number
13/036457
Publication Number
20120295056
Application Date
February 28, 2011
Publication Date
November 22, 2012
Inventor
Robert R Turley
Lake Jackson
TX, US
Lichih R Peng
Fischer
IN, US
Osborne K McKinney
Lake Jackson
TX, US
Rexford A Maugans
Lake Jackson
TX, US
David C Kelley
Angleton
TX, US
James D Goins
Lake Jackson
TX, US
Charles F Diehl
Lake Jackson
TX, US
Joseph A Dibbern
Brazoria
TX, US
John O Bieser
Houston
TX, US
IPC
C09J 07/04
B32B 33/00
D05C 17/02
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