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...

  

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...

  

Adhesives Overcome Disadvantages of Mechanical and Thermal Fastening

Posted on 7/11/2017 2:57:22 PM. By ASC

Before modern adhesive technologists came up with advanced adhesives, engineers chose one of two methods: mechanical or thermal fastening...

  

The Right Adhesive + Craftsmanship = Perfect Wood Fingerjointing

Posted on 5/8/2017 2:24:49 PM. By ASC

Fingerjointing lumber is an art that requires both precise craftsmanship and the right adhesive. The adhesive must be able to penetrate t...

  

HB Fuller Opens New Facilities in India

Posted on 4/27/2017 3:05:41 PM. By ASC

HB Fuller opened new offices in Pune in March 2017 and a new R&D facility at its Shirwal manufacturing plant in India. The miles...

  

Stores Sell Out of Glue Thanks to Kids’ Craze

Posted on 4/18/2017 3:06:19 PM. By ASC

When one hears that stores are selling out of glue owing to a kids’ craze, one might raise an eyebrow and wonder what mischief is a...

  

Frogs Hold the Secret to Reversible Adhesives for High-Speed Application

Posted on 3/1/2017 5:34:15 PM. By ASC

Nature has been an inspiration for many scientific and technical advances, and now frogs may be pointing the way towards yet another adva...

  

Researchers Find Similarities Between Barnacle Adhesive Proteins and Insect Silks

Posted on 2/13/2017 5:06:09 PM. By ASC

A study by the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) published in Scientific Reports concludes that the proteins used in tough natural adh...