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Articles

11/26/2014 5:36:42 PM

Confused by All the Tools to Evaluate Chemicals?

It’s not uncommon to see products that are advertised as “chemical free.” In fact, there is no such thing as “che...

11/26/2014 3:09:00 PM

HB Fuller Launches Adhesive Made From Renewable Sources

HB Fuller has launched the Advantra True line of hot melt adhesives in Europe. The company carried out extensive customer trials before t...

11/26/2014 3:08:19 PM

One-Part Epoxies are Versatile and Convenient

Both one- and two-part epoxies are common adhesives for bonding, sealing, coating and potting/encapsulation in aerospace, electronics, op...

Blog

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

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...