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...

  

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 ...

  

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...

  

Healthcare Packaging Depends on Adhesives as a Sterile Barrier System

Posted on 11/10/2017 3:04:49 PM. By ASC

Medical devices continue to advance, but they must be packaged in such a way that they can reach end-users in an aseptic condition, says ...

  

Medical Wearables Rely on Smart Adhesive Selection

Posted on 10/31/2017 1:45:40 PM. By ASC

Medical wearables are advancing by leaps and bounds, using advanced electronics to monitor patients and adhesive skin patches to deliver ...

  

Newly Developed Elastic Gel Adhesive Closes Wounds in Seconds

Posted on 10/26/2017 5:12:53 PM. By ASC

Researchers from the University of Sydney, North Eastern University in the US, and Harvard have teamed up to develop and elastic adhesive...

  

Compact, Non-Invasive Adhesive Sensor Measures Respiration

Posted on 10/19/2017 6:58:16 PM. By ASC

Irvine, California: Masimo Corp., the makers of the Rainbow Acoustic Monitoring (RAM) System, has unveiled an improvement to its system i...

  

Adhesives and Medical Device Technology

Posted on 10/10/2017 3:08:18 PM. By ASC

The reusable medical device market is an area in which adhesive technologies are developing at a rapid rate. These devices are frequently...

  

Slug-Inspired Adhesive Inspires New Medical Adhesive Technology

Posted on 8/30/2017 2:39:48 PM. By ASC

The Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University announced promising findings after formulating a biocompat...