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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...


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

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


7/28/2014 8:17:29 PM

Optical Techniques Reveal Secrets of Barnacle Cement

The adhesive that holds barnacles in place is remarkable. It creates a bond on virtually any substrate.  It withstands wet, salty, a...

7/28/2014 8:16:04 PM

Portable Circuit Board Printer with Pick and Place Functionality

A new device called Squink makes it easy to prototype circuit boards by printing conductive traces and adhesives. The device, currently b...

7/28/2014 8:13:17 PM

Henkel Increases Pipe Lifetime By Up To 20 Years

Henkel has introduced a new approach for repairing steel pipes and pipelines used to transport gas, water, crude oil, wastewater and othe...


7/28/2014 3:34:42 PM

Notes from the ASC Sustainability Forum

The ASC 2014 Sustainability Forum was the 2nd since its inception in 2011. This year’s Baltimore Forum was a series of well-balance...

7/21/2014 1:43:18 PM

Spring Industry Events Share Common Themes for 2014 and Beyond

While the economy has certainly improved, the recovery remains uneven and certainly more tepid than what has been expected for 2014. ...

7/1/2014 7:15:01 PM

U.S Congress, Chemicals and You

Two weeks ago, I had the distinct honor to have lunch with Vice President Biden and Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY).  I also had brea...

White Papers

6/25/2014 5:52:50 PM

GMO Myths & Truths

6/3/2014 5:03:08 PM

Evans Adhesive Litho Lamination Solution Advisor: Fighting Warp

Keys to Preventing and Solving Common Warpage Problems on Laminating Jobs Warping in final laminated sheets and other problems associate...

5/8/2014 7:22:46 PM

Enhancing the Reliability of Flip Chip Assemblies with Underfill Encapsulants