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Why people always check tape's adhesive trace ?

I met many clients who looking for OPP packing tape .But there is a same behavior among them . They always like to peel the tape and check the adhesive back .Some of them can't be satisfied with trace left by machine ...

Posted on 2/2/2016 7:57:06 AM

Are chemical prices part of your long-term strategy?

For many, the pricing of chemical products may seem to be a short-term policy, designed to maximize profits in the present (or near future) by valuing a product for what the market will pay.

Posted on 12/11/2015 10:05:13 AM

IVK – German Adhesives Association: New Educational Materials

Almost 10 years ago, IVK - the German Adhesives Association – has started to systematically promote and to support training and qualification activities in the field of adhesive bonding at schools. In co-operation wit...

Posted on 12/11/2015 8:11:09 AM

Polyester clear casting resin - low exotherm

Hi all , just recently we have tried to cast some rather large blocks of PR (50mm thick x 135wide x 230mm long) Up till now we have had 100% success using 100g of resin with 2ml of Mekp ( sorry can't tell you which b...

Posted on 12/10/2015 10:20:40 PM

Regional differences in product mix?

Hi All -- I am looking for some help with a research project I am working on covering the world adhesives and sealants market, specifically help with determining how the adhesive/sealant product mix might differ by re...

Posted on 12/9/2015 3:12:38 PM

How do costs affect chemical prices?

Naturally the production cost of a product is a key determiner of the price it will be sold at, and this has never be more true than today. As Dr. Andrea Maessen, Chemicals Industry specialist at the strategy and mark...

Posted on 12/8/2015 12:52:17 AM


We are manufacturing solvent based adhesives, product give us low viscosity. We want to make it thixotropic. Any recommendation please .

Posted on 12/3/2015 10:02:38 PM

What are the Main Challenges Facing the Sealant, Adhesive and Resin Industries?

As discussed in previous chapters of this blog, there are a number of new problems facing the sealant, adhesive and resin industries. Regulations are getting stricter, and are changing more frequently as consumer awar...

Posted on 11/30/2015 1:18:35 PM

How Can Businesses Handle the Challenges of Globalization in the Sealant, Adhesive and Resin Industry?

Whatever industry you work in, you will have noticed how so very much smaller the world is. The modern businessman has contacts in Mumbai, suppliers in Guangzhou, buyers in Brasilia and a head office in Houston. We ar...

Posted on 11/29/2015 1:03:22 PM