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553 – MBA Elastomeric Modified Bitumen Adhesive

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Henry 553 MBA Elastomeric Modified Bitumen Adhesive is a fibrated rubberized adhesive with a bonding strength designed specifically for adhering modified bitumen and asphalt coated membranes to properly prepared surfaces. It sets by loss of solvent content through evaporation. Because of its ease of application, economical cost, and strong bonding, it is widely used in application of modified bitumen cap sheets. Lap strengths far exceed minimum requirements of ASTM D-3019.

Note: Henry 553 MBA Elastomeric Modified Bitumen Adhesive is not for sale in California South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD), New Jersey, Connecticut, Maryland, and District of Columbia. Contact Henry Customer Service at 800-486-1278 for alternate products in those areas.


  • Exhibits excellent low temperature flexibility
  • Eliminates the hazard of hot kettle fires and torch applications, as well as hot asphalt fumes and odors
  • Does not require red label solvent identification
  • Not for use over solvent-sensitive insulation, with modified bitumen products having polyethylene backing, or with APP modified products; Not for use in VOC restricted areas
  • Apply with brush, squeegee, or sprayer
  • ASTM D3019 Type III


  • 1.5 gallons/square

Sizes available

  • 5 gallon, 55 gallon


Data Sheets

MBA Elastomeric Modified Bitumen Adhesive Data Sheet Download PDF      

SDS Sheets

MBA Elastomeric Modified Bitumen Adhesive SDS Sheet Download PDF