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11/19/2014 7:45:37 PM

Start-Up Pitches High-Tech Glue for Surgical Leaks

After gastrointestinal surgeries, one of the most dangerous and common complications is fluid leaking at an incision site. Now a company ...

11/19/2014 7:44:36 PM

Taping Method Helps Half of Patients with Ingrowing Toenails Avoid Surgery

A small study in the Annals of Family Medicine suggests a very simple solution for ingrown toenails—adhesive tape. A simple piece o...

11/19/2014 7:43:51 PM

Dow Introduces Revolutionary Flashing and Sealant for Commercial Building Industry

Dow Building Solutions has just release LIQUIDARMOR™ - CM Flashing and Sealant, a patented liquid flashing designed for use on comm...


11/10/2014 5:26:09 PM

The Value Proposition of Adhesives and Sealants in High-performance Buildings

I have been interested professionally and personally in the built environment my whole adult life, focusing in the last 10 years on build...

10/29/2014 1:42:45 PM

How Can Packaging Plastic Recycle Rates Be Increased? –A Good Start

The National Recycling Coalition NRC) recently updated their definition of recycling: "Recycling is a series of activiti...

10/22/2014 5:15:04 PM

For Want of a Nail the Shoe was Lost…

I’m sure that just about everyone is generally familiar with the 14th century proverb that goes: For want of a nail the shoe was lo...

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


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


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...