SIC Industry Description

Industry: 2891—Adhesives and Sealants
Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing industrial and household adhesives, glues, caulking compounds, sealants, and linoleum, tile, and rubber cements from vegetable, animal, or synthetic plastics materials, purchased or produced in the same establishment. Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing gelatin and sizes are classified in Industry 2899, and those manufacturing vegetable gelatin or agar-agar are classified in Industry 2833.

AdhesivesJoint compounds
Adhesives, plasticsLaminating compounds
Caulking compoundsMucilage
Cement (cellulose nitrate base)Paste, adhesive
Cement, linoleumPorcelain cement, household
Cement, mendingRubber cement
Epoxy adhesivesSealing compounds for pipe threads and joints
Glue, except dental: animal, vegetable, fish, casein, and syntheticresinSealing compounds, synthetic rubber and plastics
Iron cement, householdWax, sealing
Codes Titles Total Marketable US Businesses
2891Adhesives and Sealants1,246
289100Adhesives and sealants320
28910000Adhesives and sealants320
289101Sealants310
28910100Sealants210
28910101Caulking compounds20
28910102Laminating compounds10
28910103Sealing compounds for pipe threads or joints22
28910104Sealing compounds, synthetic rubber or plastic42
28910105Sealing wax6
289102Adhesives616
28910200Adhesives503
28910201Adhesives, paste12
28910202Adhesives, plastic14
28910203Cement, except linoleum and tile19
28910204Cement, linoleum and tile4
28910205Epoxy adhesives35
28910206Glue27
28910207Mucilage0
28910208Rubber cement2