Demonstrating the Increased Value of Reduced Density Sealants

Posted on 8/19/2014 4:42:48 PM. By Bob Braun

In my last blog post, I discussed options enabling companies to leverage new standards for improved customer communications, and focused ...

  

BACK TO SCHOOL – A Glimpse of the 2014 Winter Holiday Retail Shopping Season?

Posted on 8/18/2014 3:00:02 PM. By Rick Krause

Consumer spending remains the leading driver of the US economy, and therefore drives the need for packaged goods and packaging adhesives....

  

Innovation--Some Thoughts

Posted on 8/13/2014 3:46:37 PM. By Jeff Timm

It seems like the word innovation has replaced words like synergy, stakeholder, transparency, partnership, and voice-of-the-customer as t...

  

“Resilience” & What it Means to Material Producers

Posted on 8/11/2014 7:47:44 PM. By Paul Bertram

Since the emergence of the “Green” building movement, trends in design have generated many new terms that need to be understo...

  

ASC CREATES TRAINING ACADEMY CERTIFICATION TASK FORCE

Posted on 7/31/2014 8:56:32 PM. By Matt Croson

The Adhesive and Sealant Council (ASC) has created a special Training Academy Certification Task Force consisting of a blend of technical...

  

Notes from the ASC Sustainability Forum

Posted on 7/28/2014 3:34:42 PM. By Paul Bertram

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

  

Spring Industry Events Share Common Themes for 2014 and Beyond

Posted on 7/21/2014 1:43:18 PM. By Rick Krause

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

  

U.S Congress, Chemicals and You

Posted on 7/1/2014 7:15:01 PM. By Matt Croson

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...

  

Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) - What’s the Scoop?

Posted on 6/25/2014 5:50:52 PM. By Jeff Timm

Genetically modified organisms (GMOs) or genetically engineered organisms, which entered the marketplace approximately 20 years ago, are&...

  

Trying to Ignore the Silly Season

Posted on 6/25/2014 3:48:56 PM. By Mark Collatz

In Washington, D.C., there is a term for that period of time just before elections—the Silly Season.  It’s a time when i...