Hot Melt Adhesive Systems Offer Benefits to a Variety of Industries

Posted on 3/29/2018 5:24:18 PM. By ASC

The list of industries which have found hot melt adhesives useful is a long one and includes the printing, packaging, manufacturing, auto...

  

New Multi-Purpose Structural Repair Adhesive that Cures in Five Minutes

Posted on 2/23/2018 4:18:04 PM. By ASC

Loctite’s recent release of LOCTITE HY 4060 GY adds a new product to its Universal Structural Bonding range. The adhesive can be us...

  

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 ...

  

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 ...

  

Surfactants for Waterborne Adhesives and Sealants

Posted on 11/29/2017 2:36:50 PM. By Deb Bhattacharjee

Surfactants are surface active agents lowering surface tension or interfacial tension between two liquids or between a liquid and a solid...

  

HB Fuller Acquires Royal Adhesives & Sealants LLC

Posted on 11/9/2017 1:14:27 PM. By ASC

Private equity firm American Securities LLC has announced that Royal Adhesives & Sealants has been acquired by HB Fuller. Royal welco...

  

New Packaging Recycling Program Helps Reduces Environmental Impact

Posted on 11/2/2017 4:20:12 PM. By ASC

Henkel, manufacturers of adhesives such as the Loctite brand, introduced a recycling program for anaerobic adhesive packaging in 2016. To...

  

ASC Training Academy Announces 100th TAC Graduate!

Posted on 9/20/2017 2:18:39 PM. By ASC

The Adhesive and Sealant Council (ASC) technical Training Academy Certificate program, or TAC, has reached a significant milestone of 100...

  

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...

  

EPA to Accept Nominations for Science Boards

Posted on 7/17/2017 3:08:15 PM. By ASC

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency published a notice in the Federal Register seeking nominations for the Science Advisory Board (S...