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11/25/2015 3:32:59 PM

Copolymer Sealant to be Used to Improve Air Quality in California

Particulate air pollution has been shown to cause asthma and has been linked to cancer, but in Imperial County California, an environment...

11/24/2015 2:42:51 PM

Hole in the Heart? Adhesive Technology Coupled with New Device Solves Problem

Sealing holes in soft, flexible tissues such as the heart has proved a challenge to medical technologists. But recent advances in adhesiv...

11/20/2015 1:15:44 PM

Demand for Surgical and Medical Device Sealants and Adhesives Rising Rapidly

Advances in adhesive and sealant technology for medical applications are leading to a sharp increase in demand. New methods that make use...


11/23/2015 5:30:44 PM

Thank You Notes - Packaged with Care

It’s not hard to find things to be thankful for. There’s the obvious: - Good health - Strong faith - A loving spouse - Cheris...

11/10/2015 2:49:59 PM

The Quartz Common Products Database

The building products sector is under tremendous pressure to provide *“Full Disclosure” of material ingredients for the purpo...

10/26/2015 2:21:36 PM

Tape for Challenging Applications

Tape is a common packaging component, but shouldn’t be treated asa commodity. Often it’s all that stands between safe arrival...

Case Studies

7/27/2015 7:17:41 PM

Chemical Assessment State of the Science: Evaluation of 32 Decision-support Tools Used to Screen and Prioritize Chemicals

ABSTRACT: The last decade has seen an increased focus on evaluating the safety and sustainability of chemicals in consumer and industrial...

6/16/2015 2:05:45 PM

New Environmental Graphics Take the Santiago Sharks into the Sea

At first glance, students and guests visiting Santiago High School may think they’re entering an aquarium filled with sand, se...

1/8/2015 7:41:43 PM

Thinking Beyond Meaning with “New Business”

Eighteen students in the 2014 Yale Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Graphic Design program created the “New Business” exhibit&n...


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

White Papers

10/27/2015 1:43:56 PM

A New Option for Automotive Interior Trim Assembly

Assembling automotive interior trim is a complex process. The components are made of a variety of different materials, some of which are ...

7/28/2015 2:57:48 PM


The Issue - Full shrink sleeve labels can interfere with PET bottle recycling.  Shrink sleeve labels can interfere with sortation eq...

7/28/2015 2:43:50 PM

Selecting Plastic Film Pressure Sensitive Labels for PET Packaging - An APR Design™ Guide Bulletin

The Issue – Plastic film, adhesive and ink from pressure sensitive labels can contaminate recycled PET. Pressure sensitive labels p...