Let's Talk Bioadhesives

Posted on 8/10/2017 8:34:20 PM. By Deb Bhattacharjee

Bioadhesives are naturally occurring polymeric materials with adhesive properties.  It is often used to describe a glue formed synth...

  

Imparting Barrier Properties in Flexible Packaging Application: Part 2

Posted on 3/14/2017 3:38:28 PM. By Deb Bhattacharjee

In an earlier blog HERE, the discussion centered on the fundamentals of barrier properties, how it can be best achieved in a practical an...

  

Overview of the ASC 2015-2019 Water Based Adhesives in North America MARKET REPORT

Posted on 2/6/2017 4:51:12 PM. By Steve Duren

The ASC 2015-2019 Water Based Adhesives Report will be the eighth market report that ASC has published over the past 40 months. This repo...

  

Pressure-sensitive Adhesive Expands Label Functionality

Posted on 1/24/2017 4:20:52 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

Pressure-sensitive (P-S) adhesive is literally the “glue” that makes it possible for labels to perform beyond their tradition...

  

Imparting Barrier Properties in Flexible Packaging Applications

Posted on 1/18/2017 3:56:42 PM. By Deb Bhattacharjee

Each layer in multilayer flexible packaging serves unique property for the benefit in its end use application, esp. for improving the she...

  

Label Improvements Often Depend on Adhesive

Posted on 10/24/2016 4:56:22 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

The adhesive heavily influences the performance and sustainability of label structures. Chemical formulas and substrate/adhesive compatib...

  

Adhesives Functionalities Enabling Smart Food Packaging

Posted on 10/3/2016 4:05:57 PM. By Deb Bhattacharjee

In food packaging applications, a variety of substrates including aluminum foil and plastics are utilized, each contributing to unique pe...

  

New Approach to ASC Market Reports with a focus on the latest ASC North America Hot Melt Market Report

Posted on 9/8/2016 3:20:12 PM. By Steve Duren

The ASC 2015-2019 Hot Melt Adhesives in North America Market Report will be the seventh market report that ASC has published over the pas...

  

Adhesives Star in Award-Winning Packs

Posted on 7/20/2016 7:29:49 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

Adhesives play vital roles in packaging. Winners of 2016 DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation showcase the range of adhesive capabiliti...

  

Cure on Demand: Classic Formulation Challenges & New Developments

Posted on 7/5/2016 2:26:04 PM. By Deb Bhattacharjee

Wouldn't you like to have an adhesive or sealant system with a long shelf and work life at ambient temperature to complete uniform distri...