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IVK – German Adhesives Association: NEW RELEASE - "Adhesives Technology Compendium" - Edition 2017

A brand new 2017 edition of the Adhesives Technology Compendium has been published this month. In a joint project the German Adhesives Association (IVK) and the editors of the magazine ADHESION - Adhesives & Sealants...

Posted on 10/5/2017 2:27:27 PM

A very useful free tool for coating technologists

Posted on 9/28/2017 6:24:13 PM

IVK – German Adhesives Association: Adhesive Bonding Roadmap outlines Areas of R&D

IVK is intensively involved in an interdisciplinary platform (GAK - Joint Committee on Adhesive Bonding), which combines expert knowledge in the field of adhesive bonding technology from the adhesives industry, scienc...

Posted on 9/18/2017 2:45:23 PM

IVK – German Adhesives Association: Annual Press Conference 2017

On its annual press conference 2017 IVK reported that the German Adhesives Industry continues on a solid growth path and presented the corresponding facts & figures. In the financial year 2016, the German adhesives i...

Posted on 9/15/2017 12:04:07 PM

The Shelf Life of Rubber

Shelf life of rubber is a simple question with a complex answer. Shelf life is a rather broad term that can mean different things to different companies and/or people. It is important not to confuse SHELF LIFE with SE...

Posted on 9/6/2017 4:34:33 PM

Doublesided High/Med Tack adhesive help

Hi, I am looking for help on a product we produce. It is a cell phone accessory and sticks to the back of any mobile device or almost any case (we know silicon is low energy and won't work). We are trying to find a...

Posted on 8/30/2017 2:06:40 PM

IVK – German Adhesives Association: IVK successfully launched 6 New Work Items on ISO Level

ISO – the International Standardisation Organisation has accepted 6 new work items (NWI) in the field of flooring-adhesives. At a request of IVK – launched by DIN - the necessary majority of six ISO members, namely S...

Posted on 8/24/2017 10:08:57 AM

IVK – German Adhesives Association: Adhesive industry continues to grow

The majority of the German-speaking and Dutch adhesives industry assesses the current business situation as good. Economic expectations for the second half of 2017 are also being positively assessed by the companies. ...

Posted on 8/16/2017 6:35:57 AM

IVK - German Adhesives Association: Adhesives companies are increasingly focusing on bio-renewal adhesives

The share of bio-based adhesives on the market is growing. The German adhesives industry is driving this development and working on new formulas based on renewable raw materials. In doing so, nature is being used as a...

Posted on 7/12/2017 1:30:57 PM