Adjustable Rigidity Allows New Adhesive to be Hard or Soft – or Both at Once

Posted on 2/13/2018 9:12:27 PM. By ASC

Airplanes, wind turbines, cars, and even orthopedic appliances need to be lightweight, while bonded components must also be able to have ...

  

Adhesive Makes L'Oreal's Reusable UV-Measuring Skin Patch Possible

Posted on 2/12/2018 1:13:08 PM. By ASC

Today’s adhesive technologies makes it possible for the makers of wearable devices to produce products that attach directly to subs...

  

Newly-Released Breathable, Plasticizer-Free Adhesives Will Have Multiple Uses

Posted on 2/8/2018 10:15:05 PM. By ASC

The Lubrizol Corporation has launched two plasticizer-free thermoplastic polyurethane adhesives that the company expects to perform ...

  

Researchers Take the Next Step Towards Adhesive That Matches the Adhesion of the Gecko’s Foot

Posted on 2/5/2018 10:54:35 PM. By ASC

For decades, scientists have been seeking to emulate the adhesive properties of the gecko’s foot. Progress has been made, but up ti...

  

Adhesive Allows for the Development of One of the Strongest Smartphone Screen Protectors Ever

Posted on 2/1/2018 4:07:18 PM. By ASC

Smartphones with touchscreens are ubiquitous these days, but protecting the screen from scratches and impacts remains a problem. Now, ZAG...

  

Easy Peel Labels Increase Customer Satisfaction, Build Brand Loyalty

Posted on 1/29/2018 1:04:18 PM. By ASC

The annoyance of trying to remove a label that rips, clings, and leaves a sticky film behind is one that most of us will identify with. A...

  

Industrial Adhesive Bonding: Surface Preparation Rules of Thumb

Posted on 1/26/2018 3:53:22 PM. By ASC

A strong bond is dependent on good surface preparation. What that should consist of will depend on a lot of factors, but 3M answers ...

  

Bostik Hosts Symposium on Adhesives for Disposable Hygiene Products

Posted on 1/23/2018 11:28:57 PM. By ASC

The adhesives industry partners with manufacturers of everything from clothes, to furniture, to cars and disposable hygiene products. Pro...

  

Microsphere Adhesive Technology Allows for Long-Term Peel-Off of Paper Labels

Posted on 1/22/2018 4:39:41 PM. By ASC

Labeling can present a dilemma. The label must adhere to the substrate, but it must be possible to peel it away without causing damage. I...

  

High Grab Adhesive for Rapid Handling of Bonded Components

Posted on 1/18/2018 1:45:49 PM. By ASC

Sikaflex 545, a new addition to the Sika Group’s product range, offers new advances in adhesive technology. The adhesive is a ...