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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

Electrically Conductive Adhesives

Hi, Can anyone tell me approximately how much quantity of electrically conductive adhesives consume in a car? and what are the major applications where electrically conductive adhesives used? Looking for the reply. ...

Posted on 6/15/2017 6:53:32 AM

VHB Clear acrylic carrier

Hi, Can anyone tell me how the base Clear VHB carrier is made, I understand its like a clear flexible material approximately .5 to 1mm thick. I have a project that this material would suit and need to know how to mak...

Posted on 6/13/2017 3:30:28 PM

IVK – German Adhesives Association: IVK position regarding the proposed EU-Ecodesign Requirements for electronic Displays

The German Adhesives Association has strong concerns about the proposed resource efficiency requirements draft EU-Ecodesign regulation for electronic displays and devices as well as similar provisions discussed for th...

Posted on 5/29/2017 1:46:14 PM

IVK – German Adhesives Association: ‘Why Tape?’ - Afera to reach new markets with website expansion on new generation of adhesive tapes

For more than 20 years leading German and international companies in the field of self-adhesive tapes are organized under the roof of the German Adhesives Association. They run their own commercial & technical working...

Posted on 4/28/2017 9:23:57 AM

IVK – German Adhesives Association: EU Council decides not to nominate Silicone base-material D4 under the Stockholm Convention

EU Commission intended to classify octamethylcyclotetrasiloxane (D4) as a Persistent Organic Pollutant (POP) according to the Stockholm Convention, which would have resulted in a ban on D4. D4 is an essential raw mat...

Posted on 4/20/2017 10:27:41 AM

IVK – German Adhesives Association: A holistic Approach to the Evaluation of in-can Preservatives

Industries using preservatives in their products which are placed onto the European market are currently faced with significant challenges for the preservation of those products linked to the technical and regulatory ...

Posted on 3/31/2017 9:08:48 AM

Tape manufactures Can you survive the cut throat Competition ?

This is a general comment / remark , today All the Industries are facing this issue. especially the Adhesive Tape Industry is facing a very stiff competition , within local manufacturers , as well as Chinese Man...

Posted on 3/9/2017 2:42:14 PM