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Articles

12/18/2014 3:29:06 PM

Soudal Makes Three Acquisitions In 2014

Soudal Holding N.V. of Belgium has recently acquired three businesses, including Accumetric L.L.C. Based in Elizabethtown, KY, Accumetric...

12/18/2014 3:26:23 PM

New Dow Adhesives Give Cost, Environmental Advantages

Dow Automotive Systems introduced three new adhesives: Megum 5386, Thixon P-21 and Thixon 526. These products are used to bond elastomeri...

12/18/2014 3:22:02 PM

Nordson Corp: Strong Upside Potential

Nordson is a diversified company with three main segments: Adhesive Dispensing Systems, Advanced Technology Systems and Industrial Coatin...

Blog

12/12/2014 3:16:06 PM

Year End Wrap-Up: Packaging Updates

Year end is always a good time to look back on the year and think about what the next year might have in store.  I’ll leave th...

12/11/2014 5:13:57 PM

Is Hazard-Based Sustainable Product Analysis Hazardous to Your Company’s Health?

There seems to be a trend towards hazard-based tools for determining environmentally preferable product choices and chemistries. I believ...

12/3/2014 6:05:20 PM

Structural Adhesives aka "The Great Facilitator"

Adhesives, in general, are known by a number of different names; glue, cement and sizing are the more common nom de guerre.  Lately,...

White Papers

12/12/2014 3:03:18 PM

Under the Lens: Claiming Green Report

Let’s define what we mean by “effective.” There are dozens of compelling reasons to make sustainable products: strongl...

8/26/2014 1:42:35 PM

FIGHTING WARP: Keys to Preventing and Solving Common Warping Problems on Laminating Jobs

8/11/2014 7:36:53 PM

Green Building & Climate Resilience: Understanding Impacts & Preparing for Changing Conditions

Case Studies

2/25/2014 9:43:46 PM

Sustainability E-Book

2/19/2013 3:50:20 PM

2011 Postconsumer Plastics Recycling in Canada

Introduction This is the third year that Moore Recycling Associates has conducted a survey to determine the amount of postconsumer plas...

3/7/2012 7:51:05 PM

Covering your Glass

Presentations

2/20/2014 5:05:56 PM

Carton Container Recycling

8/5/2013 2:44:07 PM

Aluminum Impact Extrusion Can Making

8/5/2013 2:38:08 PM

Aluminum Can Making Process

Adhesion Society Papers

10/28/2013 7:52:16 PM

THOUGHTS ON CONTACT ANGLES AND WETTABILITY

Introduction The wetting properties of surface-modified polymers are important for a variety of reasons. Wettability measurements&n...

10/28/2013 7:49:14 PM

Advances and Opportunities in Soft Adhesives

Soft adhesives or pressure-sensitive-adhesives (PSA) have been known for some time in applications and in particular the ubiquitous Scotc...

10/28/2013 7:03:40 PM

Precise Design of Antifouling, Intelligent Adhesion Surfaces through Polyelectrolyte Brush Immobilization

Since surfaces and interfaces of soft materials play an important role in various technological applications, precise control of soft int...